President Obama walks off the podium in front of Vice President Biden after delivering a statement on the Afghanistan-Pakistan Annual Review in the White House Briefing Room in Washington

 
President Obama walks off the podium in front of Vice President Biden after delivering a statement on the Afghanistan-Pakistan Annual Review in the White House Briefing Room in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama walks off the podium in front of Vice President Joe Biden after delivering a statement on the Afghanistan-Pakistan Annual Review in the White House Briefing Room in Washington, December 16, 2010. The review said "notable operational gains" had been made and Taliban momentum had been "arrested" in much of the country and reversed in some areas, but any gains were fragile and reversible. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST CONFLICT)