Gates Visits Lima, Peru

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates listens to a question from Associated Press journalist Anne Flaherty while traveling onboard a U.S. Air Force aircraft en route to Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 13, 2010. DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates talks with members of the press while onboard a U.S. Air Force aircraft en route to Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 13, 2010. 
 DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Peruvian officials welcome U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates after arriving in Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 13, 2010. DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is welcomed by Peruvian Defense Minister Rafael Rey and an honor cordon at the Ministry of Defense in Lima, Peru, as part of a four day-trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is welcomed by Peruvian Defense Minister Rafael Rey and an honor cordon at the Ministry of Defense in Lima, Peru, as part of a four day-trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is welcomed by Peruvian Defense Minister Rafael Rey and an honor cordon at the Ministry of Defense in Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is welcomed at the Peruvian Ministry of Defense and given an honors parade in Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is welcomed at the Peruvian Ministry of Defense and given an honors parade in Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, right,  and Peruvian Defense Minister Rafael Rey, left, hold a press conference at the Peruvian Ministry of Defense and given an honors parade in Lima, Peru, as part of a four-day trip to South America and the Caribbean, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, right, is welcomed at the Peruvian Presidential Palace by President Alan Garcia, left, in Lima, Peru, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates and Peruvian Minister of Defense Rafael Rey talk to the press outside the Peruvian Presidential Palace after meeting with President Alan Garcia in Lima, Peru, April 14, 2010.   DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison