Gates Meets with Leaders in Bahrain

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates meets with Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa at Riffa Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates meets with the Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa at Riffa Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates meets with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa at Safriyah Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates meets with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa at Safriyah Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates meets with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa at Safriyah Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates walks with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa after their discussions at Safriyah Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates talks with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa after their meetings at Safriyah Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates shakes hands with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa after their meetings at Safriyah Palace in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates shakes hands as he prepares to board a plane in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates prepares to board a plane in Bahrain, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates speaks with members of the press about his trip onboard an aircraft, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates speaks with members of the press about his trip onboard an aircraft, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates shakes hands after reenlisting U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jon Daffon, 1st Airborne Combat Control Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebrasks, onboard an E4-B aircraft, March 12, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen