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El 2006: Una retrospectiva

Vice President Dick Cheney remarks on the global war on terror during a speech at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, Wednesday January 4, 2006. Vice President Dick Cheney administers the Ceremonial Oath of Re-enlistment at a rally for the troops at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, January 6, 2006. Prior to the ceremony the Vice President delivered remarks and commended the troops for their service in Iraq, Afghanistan and in the war on terrorism. Fort Leavenworth holds the title as the oldest Army installation in continuous active service west of the Mississippi. Vice President Dick Cheney wears a leather jacket given to him by Harley-Davidson CEO Jim Ziemer after touring the motorcycle plant and delivering remarks to the company’s employees in Kansas City, Friday January 6, 2006. During his remarks the Vice President said, “To have the experience of visiting this Harley-Davidson plant is to see, collected under one roof, so much of what is best in the American economy: the hard work, the commitment to quality, and the optimism that drives us forward.” President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney attend a meeting with the members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Combatant Commanders in the Cabinet Room, Monday January 9, 2006, at the White House. The Combatant Commanders are part of the Unified Command Plan responsible for the geographic military operations around the world.
Vice President Dick Cheney meets with Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al Sabah in Kuwait City, January 17, 2006. The Vice President delivered condolences to the Al Sabah family following the death of Emir Sheikh Jabir al-Ahmad Al Sabah on January 15. Vice President Dick Cheney and King Abdullah make their way through Saudi sands on the way to the King's desert camp outside Riyadh, Tuesday January 17, 2006. Followed by a group of Saudi and US delegates, Vice President Dick Cheney walks down a red carpet with Prince Saud al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs, upon arrival to King Khalid International Airport in Saudi Arabia, Tuesday January 17, 2006. Vice President Dick Cheney speaks with Egyptian Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif upon departure from Cairo International Airport, Tuesday January 17, 2006. After meeting with Egyptian officials the Vice President traveled on to meet with King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia and then to Kuwait to offer condolences following the death of its ruler, Emir Sheik Jaber al-Ahmed al-Sabah.
Vice President Dick Cheney and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak are photographed during a breakfast meeting at Ittihadiyya Palace in Cairo, Tuesday January 17, 2006. The Vice President made the trip to Egypt after his December 2005 visit to the region was cut short in order to return to Washington to carry out his Constitutional duties as President of the Senate and cast a tie-breaking vote on a deficit-reduction bill. Vice President Dick Cheney delivers remarks on Iraq and the war on terror to the Manhattan Institute in New York, Thursday January 19, 2006. Vice President Dick Cheney meets with Lebanese Parliament member Saad Hariri, Friday January 25, 2006. Earlier in the day Mr. Hariri met President George W. Bush in the Oval Office and discussed the pursuit of democratic freedom and economic revitalization in Lebanon.