State Dept Image / Mar 26, 2011 / Kabul, Afghanistan
March 26, 2010: A Diplomatic Security special agent (right) provides security for U.S. diplomatic personnel near Kabul, Afghanistan. Also pictured, from right, are a security contractor (wearing a headset), Dr. Marie Ricciardone of USAID, USAID Mission Director for Afghanistan William Frej, and Embassy Kabul Deputy Chief of Mission Ambassador Francis Ricciardone. (Source: U.S. Embassy)
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