Hagel Meets with Saudi Arabia’s Defense Ministers in Riyadh

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, walks with Saudi Arabia’s Prince Fahd bin Abdullah, center, the country’s deputy defense minister, and U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia James B. Smith after arriving in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013.  Hagel is on a six-day trip to the Middle East to visit 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 meets talks Saudi Arabia’s Prince Fahd bin Abdullah, the country’s deputy defense minister, during a welcoming tea ceremony in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. Hagel is on a six-day trip to the Middle East to visit 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 meets with Saudi Arabia’s Prince Fahd bin Abdullah, the country’s deputy defense minister, for a welcoming tea ceremony in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Saudi Arabia’s Prince Fahd bin Abdullah, the country’s deputy defense minister, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, meets with Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, the country's defense minister in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel walks with Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, the country's defense minister to a meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel shakes hands with Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, the country's defense minister, before a meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel returns a salute from a Saudi Army officer during a meeting with Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, the country's defense minister, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, the country's defense minister, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 23, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo