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2007 Special Agents In Action


California Wildfires, October 2007

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A DS special agent is silhouetted against the backdrop of a burning wildfire in rural San Diego County, Oct. 25, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Firefighters light a back burn as DS special agents standby to evacuate citizens should the fire become uncontrolled. Oct. 24, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

A DS special agent is silhouetted against the backdrop of a burning wildfire in rural San Diego County, Oct. 25, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Firefighters light a back burn to cut off the fuel supply to the fast moving fires as DS special agents standby to evacuate citizens should the fire become uncontrolled. Oct. 24, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

A DS special agent helps coordinate assistance with firefighters trying to cut off the fire, Oct. 24, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

A DS Special Agent patrols a wildfire zone in the Jamul region of San Diego County, CA, Oct. 25, 2007, looking for looters and hot spots. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

A DS special agent helps coordinate assistance with firefighters trying to cut off the fire, Oct. 24, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

A DS special agent patrols a wildfire zone in the Jamul region of San Diego County, CA, Oct. 25, 2007, looking for looters and hot spots. The Diplomatic Security San Diego Resident Office joined other federal law enforcement agencies in providing support services to local law enforcement organizations responding to massive wildfires in Southern California. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

The Dalai Lama In Houston, TX, May 1, 2007

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Diplomatic Security Special Agents escort the Dalai Lama from a speaking engagement at Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent scans the mezzanine as the Dalai Lama approaches the stage to address a crowd at Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Diplomatic Security Special Agents secure the limousine in preparatin for the Dalai Lama's departure from Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Diplomatic Security Special Agents escort the Dalai Lama from a speaking engagement at Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO. A Diplomatic Security Special Agent scans the mezzanine as the Dalai Lama (rear right) approaches the stage to address a crowd at Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO. Diplomatic Security Special Agents secure the limousine in preparation for the Dalai Lama's departure from Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

 

Diplomatic Security Special Agents take up positions around the limousine as the Dalai Lama bids farewell to officials at Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

 
  Diplomatic Security Special Agents take up positions around the limousine as the Dalai Lama bids farewell to officials at Rice University in Houston, TX, May 1, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.  


Visit By North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan, March 2007

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North Korean Vice Foreign minister Kim Kye-Gwan, escorted by two DS Special Agents ,right,, waves outside his NYC hotel March 2, 2007. AP PHOTO.

North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan is escorted on the streets of New York City by a Diplomatic Security Special Agent, right, March 3, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, left, escorts North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan as he leaves his hotel in New York City, March 3, 2007. AP PHOTO.

North Korean Vice Foreign minister Kim Kye-Gwan, escorted by two DS Special Agents (right), waves outside his NYC hotel March 2, 2007. AP PHOTO. North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan is escorted on the streets of New York City by a Diplomatic Security Special Agent, right, March 3, 2007. AP PHOTO. A Diplomatic Security Special Agent (left) escorts North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan as he leaves his hotel in New York City, March 3, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, left, escorts North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan from a meeting with the Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization, March 4, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Two Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and center, escort North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan to a meeting at the Korea Society in NYC, March 5, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent ,left, escorts North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan to a meeting with U.S. officials in New York City, March 6, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent (left), escorts North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan from a meeting with the Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization, March 4, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Two Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and center, escort North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan to a meeting at the Korea Society in NYC, March 5, 2007. AP PHOTO. A Diplomatic Security Special Agent (left) escorts North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye-Gwan to a meeting with U.S. officials in New York City, March 6, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall Visit Philadelphia, Jan. 27-28, 2007

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Britain's Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and husband Prince Charles greet well wishers during their visit to Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program's mural titled,

With Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and rear, looking on, Britain's Prince Charles greets people outside of Heavenly Hall Church during a visit to Philadelphia, Saturday, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Two Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and rear, watch the crowd as Prince Charles shakes hands with well wishers after leaving Heavenly Hall Church in West Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Britain's Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and husband Prince Charles greet well wishers during their visit to Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program's mural titled, "Reading: A Journey," as a Diplomatic Special Agent, right, looks on, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO. With Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and rear, looking on, Britain's Prince Charles greets people outside of Heavenly Hall Church during a visit to Philadelphia, Saturday, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO. Two Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and rear, watch the crowd as Prince Charles shakes hands with well wishers after leaving Heavenly Hall Church in West Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Flanked by Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and right, Prince Charles prepares to leave Philadelphia's Mural Arts Project at Heavenly Hall Church in West Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Diplomatic Security Special Agent walks with Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, as she waves to well wishers outside the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, escorts Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall outside the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Flanked by Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left and right, Prince Charles prepares to leave Philadelphia's Mural Arts Project at Heavenly Hall Church in West Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO. Diplomatic Security Special Agent walks with Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, as she waves to well wishers outside the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO. Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, escorts Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall outside the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, scans the crowd as Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall leave the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

As a DS Special Agent watches from behind, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, greets well wishers outside the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO.

Two Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left, and rear center, escort Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, into Philadelphia's Academy of Music for a white-tie gala Saturday, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, scans the crowd as Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall leave the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO. As a DS Special Agent watches from behind, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, greets well wishers outside the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 2007. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PHOTO. Two Diplomatic Security Special Agents, left, and rear center, escort Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, into Philadelphia's Academy of Music for a white-tie gala Saturday, Jan. 27, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, left, escorts Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Prince Charles as they arrive for church services in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, escorts the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles to the Arch Street Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, stands vigilantly as the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles are greeted at the Arch Street Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO.

A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, left, escorts Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Prince Charles as they arrive for church services in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO. A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, escorts the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles to the Arch Street Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO. A Diplomatic Security Special Agent, rear, stands vigilantly as the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles are greeted at the Arch Street Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO.
 

As a Diplomatic Security Special Agent, right, scans the crowd, Prince Charles waves before entering Arch Street Church in Philadelphia, jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO

 
  As a Diplomatic Security Special Agent, right, scans the crowd, Prince Charles waves before entering Arch Street Church in Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 2007. AP PHOTO.  


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