Hagel Meets With Belgian Minister at Pentagon

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, greets Pieter De Crem, Belgium's deputy prime minister and defense minister, upon his arrival at the Pentagon, Nov. 5, 2013. The two leaders met to discuss national and defense issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Members of the ceremonial honor guard prepare an honor cordon for Pieter De Crem, Belgium's deputy prime minister and defense minister, at the Pentagon, Nov. 5, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, escorts Pieter De Crem, Belgium's deputy prime minister and defense minister, through an honor cordon at the Pentagon, Nov. 5, 2013.   DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, escorts Pieter De Crem, Belgium's deputy prime minister and defense minister, to a meeting at the Pentagon, Nov. 5, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, third from left, meets with Pieter De Crem, third from right, Belgium's deputy prime minister and defense minister, at the Pentagon, Nov. 5, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo