Thomas de Maiziere


Thomas de Maiziere , German Minister of Defence bows as he thanks an... News PhotoAfghanistan,Cape,Cultures,Defense Minister,Diplomacy,Governor,Horizontal,Mazar-e-Sharif,Mosque,Politics,Receiving,Shrine of Hazrat Ali,Thank You,Thomas de Maiziere,VisitPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThomas de Maiziere (Front 2nd L), German Minister of Defence bows as he thanks an Afghan man for the traditional cloak he received while visiting the Blue Mosque in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan with Mohammed Atta Noor (2nd Row C) ,Governor of the Afghan province Balch,on November 13, 2012. During his two-day surprise visit to Afghanistan De Maiziere visited the German troops and met with his Afghan counterpart for discussions on security issues. AFP PHOTO / POOL/ OLIVER LANG (Photo credit should read OLIVER LANG/AFP/Getty Images)