Gates Meets With Leaders in Cairo

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Egyptian Maj. Gen. Hassan el Rouni greets U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates and his wife, Becky, right, upon their arrival in Cairo, March 23, 2011. 

 DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, center, and his wife Becky, second from right, walk with Egyptian Maj. Gen. Hassan el Rouni, second from left, upon their arrival in Cairo, March 23, 2011.

 DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates meets briefly with Egyptian Maj. Gen. Hassan el Rouni at the Cairo International Airport, Egypt, March 23, 2011.   DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, right, meets with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf in Cairo, March 23, 2011.   DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, right, meets with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf in Cairo, March 23, 2011.   DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, left, meets with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf in Cairo, Egypt, March 23, 2011.   DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, left back, meets with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf in Cairo, Egypt, March 23, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates leaves the office of Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf after meetings in Cairo, March 23, 2011.  DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates speaks with members of the press after meeting with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf in Cairo, March 23, 2011.   DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • Merette Ibrahim, an Al Youm Al 7 reporter, asks a question of U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates during a press conference following meetings with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf in Cairo, March 23, 2011.  
 DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates speaks with members of the press after meeting with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf while U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Margaret Scobey, left, looks on in Cairo, March 23, 2011.

 DOD photo by Cherie Cullen
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates speaks with members of the press after meeting with Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf while U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Margaret Scobey, left, looks on in Cairo, March 23, 2011. DOD photo by Cherie Cullen