Hagel Observes K-9 Special Forces Unit Training, Meets With Leaders in Israel

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before meeting in Jerusalem, April 23, 2013. Hagel is on a six-day trip to the Middle-East, where he is visiting foreign counterparts in Israel, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speak to the press before meeting in Jerusalem, April 23, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem, April 23, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second from right, meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, center left, in Jerusalem, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second from right, watches a training exercise by Israeli Lt. Col. Ariel Ben Dayan, right, commander of the Israeli K-9 special forces unit on Camp Adam, Israel, April 23, 2013. Hagel spoke with a number of junior enlisted Israeli military members and was shown various training exercises. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second from right, and Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon speak with members of the Israeli K-9 special forces unit on Camp Adam in Israel, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, center, speaks with members of the K-9 special forces unit on Camp Adam in Israel, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second from right, and Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon speak with members of the Israeli K-9 special forces unit on Camp Adam in Israel, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, shakes hands with Udi Shani, center, director general of the Israeli Ministry of Defense, before departing Tel Aviv, Israel, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel departs Tel Aviv, Israel, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo