Hagel Meets With Defense Counterparts in Jerudong, Brunei

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, greets Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera before a meeting at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. While in Brunei, the secretary will meet with defense counterparts from across the Asia-Pacific region.  DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, not pictured, meets with Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, greets South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin before a meeting at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, center, greets South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin before a meeting at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, not pictured, meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin, left, at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, center right, meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013.  DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, greets Vietnamese Defense Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh before a meeting at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, greets Vietnamese Defense Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh and his staff before a meeting at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, center right, meets with Vietnamese Defense Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh, center left, at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Vietnamese Defense Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, shares a light moment with Chinese Defense Minister Gen. Chang Wanquan at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, meets with Burmese Defense Minister Lt. Gen Wai Lwin at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 28, 2013.  DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel attends the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Defense Ministers Meeting-Plus at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 29, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel participates during the ASEAN Nations Defense Ministers Meeting-Plus at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 29, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel attends the ASEAN Defense Ministers Meeting-Plus at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 29, 2013.  DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler
  • Defense leaders pose for a photograph during the ASEAN Defense Ministers Meeting-Plus at the Empire Hotel in Jerudong, Brunei, Aug. 29, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler