Former Army National Guard Lt. Dan Choi, an Arabic-speaking specialist dismissed under the "don't ask, don't tell' policy, outside the Beverly Hills Hotel in June 2009 while President Barack Obama attended a benefit dinner inside. Damian Dovarganes/AP Photo hide caption

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Supporters of the Pakistani Labour Party rally against the United States and condemn drone attacks on militants in Pakistani tribal areas along the Afghanistan border on Dec. 4 in Lahore, Pakistan. K.M.Chaudary/AP hide caption

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A U.S. Army Chinook helicopter carrying sling-loaded cargo flies to a forward base in Afghanistan. Chris Hondros/Getty Images hide caption

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