Thomas de Maiziere


Thomas de Maiziere , German Minister of Defence smiles as he receives... News PhotoAfghanistan,Cape,Cultures,Defense Minister,Diplomacy,Governor,Horizontal,Mazar-e-Sharif,Mosque,Politics,Receiving,Shrine of Hazrat Ali,Smiling,Thomas de Maiziere,VisitPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThomas de Maiziere (Front 2nd L), German Minister of Defence smiles as he receives a traditional Afghan cloak while visiting the Blue Mosque in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan with Mohammed Atta Noor (2nd Row 2nd L) ,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)