US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (2nd-R) walks to speak to U.S. troops at the Kandahar air base, on December 8, 2013 in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Secretary Hagel thanked the troops for their dedication and for being deployed during the holiday season. (Getty Images)
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