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U.S. Southern Commander visits FOL Manta

Admiral James Stavridis, U.S. Southern Command commander, talks with Colonel Eduardo Cardenas, Eloy Alfaro Air Force Base commander in Manta, Ecuador. Admiral Stavridis spent several hours visiting with Airmen and getting a tour of Forward Operating Location Manta, Ecuador on June 12. Admiral Stavridis visited and ate lunch with Colonel Cardenas and members of the FOL at a local Ecuadorian restaurant. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Ashley Norris)

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