US Defence Secretary Robert Gates Attends ASEAN Meeting In Vietnam
US Defence Secretary Robert Gates (Front Row 3rd R) and Vietnam president Nguyen Minh Triet (Front Row 5th R) pose alongside a gathering of South East Asian defence ministers outside the Presidential Palace as they attend a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Defense Minister Meeting Retreat on October 12, 2010 in Hanoi, Vietnam. Gates is in the region to attend a meeting of defense ministers from around the Asia-Pacific region, the first ASEAN meeting to bring together all 10 national defence ministers and their regional partners.
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