Defense Secretary Jim Mattis greets Army Command Sgt. Maj. David Clark, Resolute Support senior enlisted leader, and Army Maj. Gen. Christopher Haas, Resolute Support deputy chief of staff for operations, at the mission's headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 24, 2017. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley
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U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Paul Daniels and Lance Cpl. Nathan Derouin, safety equipment mechanics deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, replace an ejection seat in an AV-8B Harrier, Feb. 27, 2017. They are assigned to Marine Attack Squadron 231, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Jennifer B. Poole
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Central America Security Conference participants pose for a group photo on the first day of the two-day forum in Cozumel, Mexico, April 24, 2017. Topics of discussion include ways to increase regional cooperation and confront transnational threats. DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis meets with Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Sea Palace in Doha, Qatar, April 22, 2017. Sitting to Mattis' left are his advisor, Sally Donnelly, and Dana Smith, U.S. ambassador to Qatar. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley
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A Navy EA-6B Prowler refuels from an Air Force KC-10 Extender from the 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron during a Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve mission, March 20, 2017. The EA-6B provides an umbrella of protection for strike aircraft, ground troops and ships by jamming enemy radar, electronic data links and communications. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua A. Hoskins
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem, April 21, 2017. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley
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