Hagel Meets With Russian Ministers

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel arrives at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013, where he and Secretary of State John F. Kerry were scheduled to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu.
 DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, shakes hands with Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu before meetings at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013.  DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second on right, meets with Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, third on left, at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, meets with Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, foreground, at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel listens during a meeting at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013.
 DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • From left to right, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry and U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meet at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013.
 DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Secretary of State John F. Kerry, right, confers with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during a meeting at the State Department in Washington, D.C., Aug. 9, 2013. 
 DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler