German President Joachim Gauck Visits Afghanistan
In this photo provided by the German Government Press Office (BPA), German President Joachim Gauck (L) and Commander of ISAF Regional Command - North, Erich Pfeffer (R) walk past a Christmas tree during a tour of NATO Military base Camp Marmal on December 19, 2012 in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan. The visit is Gauck's first to the region since taking office during which he has held talks with Afghan president Hamid Karzai and government representatives.
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