Hagel Meets With African Leaders at Pentagon

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel hosts an honor cordon to welcome Cape Verde Prime Minister Jose Maria Neves to the Pentagon, March 28, 2013. Hagel also welcomed Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma, Malawi President Joyce Banda and Senegalese Ambassador Cheikh Niang for joint meetings. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel escorts Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma to a joint meeting with Malawi President Joyce Banda and Cape Verde Prime Minister Jose Maria Neves at the Pentagon, March 28, 2013.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Defense Chuck Hagel poses for a photo with Malawi President Joyce Banda before a joint meeting with Cape Verde Prime Minister Jose Maria Neves and Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma at the Pentagon, March 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Defense Chuck Hagel, second from left, poses for a photo with Cape Verde Prime Minister Jose Maria Neves, far left, Malawi President Joyce Banda and Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma before joint meetings at the Pentagon, March 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left center, hosts joint meetings with African leaders Cape Verde Prime Minister Jose Maria Neves, third from right, Malawi President Joyce Banda, fourth from left, and Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma, second from right, at the Pentagon, March 28, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley