Carter Attends International Defense Conference in Jakarta, Indonesia

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, right, rings a gong to mark the beginning of the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013. U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter participated in a panel discussion at the event and met with foreign defense counterparts. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, center, applauds after the keynote speech by Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono during the opening ceremony of the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.   DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, left, shakes hands with Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, right, during opening ceremonies of the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.   DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, second from left, participates in a panel discussion on new geopolitics in the Asia-Pacific region during the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013. Other session participants included, left to right, D. Alejandro Enrique Alvarogonzalez San Martin, Spanish secretary general for defense policy; moderator Desi Anwar; Singaporean Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen; Dorodjatun Kuntjoro-Jakti , former Indonesian ambassador to the United States; and  Lt. Gen. Qi Jianguo, China's deputy chief of general staff. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, left, and moderator Desi Anwar, a television journalist, participate in a panel discussion on new geopolitics in the Asia-Pacific region while attending the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, shakes hands with Singapore Defense Minister Ng Eng Han as he attends the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, left, participates in a bilateral meeting with Singaporean Defense Minister Ng Eng Han as he attends the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, meets with Malaysian Defense Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, left, as he attends the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, center right, meets with Malaysian Defense Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, center left, as he attends the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, and U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia Scot Marciel, left, tour the exhibit hall of military wares as they attend the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, talks with Chinese army Lt. Gen. Qi Jianguo, deputy chief of the Chinese army's general staff, left, during the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, shakes hands with Indonesian Defense Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro before they engage in a bilateral meeting during the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter, left, meets with Indonesian Defense Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro during the Jakarta International Defense Dialogue in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett