Hagel Meets With Chinese State Councilor at Pentagon

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi signs the guestbook before a meeting with U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon, July 12, 2013. The two leaders discussed the military relationship between the United States and China. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel offers a warm welcome to Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi as they prepare to sit down for a meeting at the Pentagon, July 12, 2013. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel makes opening comments as he hosts a meeting with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi at the Pentagon, July 12, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi share a light moment as they meet at the Pentagon, July 12, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi listens as U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, foreground, welcomes him to a meeting at the Pentagon, July 12, 2013.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett