Panetta Meets With South Korean Defense Minister at the Pentagon

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, welcomes South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, left, to the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. The two counterparts met to discuss defense-related topics. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, and South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, right, walk through an honor cordon into the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, and South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, right, stand for the playing of the South Korean national anthem at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, and South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, right, stand for the playing of the South Korean national anthem at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, and South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, left, stand for the playing of the U.S. national anthem at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012.
 DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, escorts South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, left, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, greets South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta watches as South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin signs the guestbook at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, and South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, right, pose for an official photo at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right center, and U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meet with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, left center, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, and U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meet with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, left, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, center right, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, center left, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. 
 DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, center right, meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, center left, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta shares a moment with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, during a meeting at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, at the Pentagon, Oct. 24, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo