UPI PICTURES OF THE YEAR 2006

UPI PICTURES OF THE YEAR 2006

U.S. President George W. Bush speaks to the press as Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld looks on after meeting with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Peter Pace, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice near the Oval Office of the White House on May 1, 2006. Rice and Rumsfeld returned recently from a trip to Iraq. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)