Hagel Concludes NATO Defense Ministerial Meetings in Brussels

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, greets Bulgarian Defense Minister Angel Naydenov during his final appointment of the NATO defense ministerial meeting in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, meets with Bulgarian Defense Minister Angel Naydenov as the NATO defense ministerial meetings draw to a close in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel holds a press conference as the NATO defense ministerial meetings draw to a close in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014. Hagel took questions about Afghanistan and the evolving crisis in the Ukraine. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel holds a press conference as the NATO defense ministerial meetings draw to a close in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel holds a press conference as the NATO defense ministerial meetings draw to a close in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel holds a press conference as the NATO defense ministerial meetings draw to a close in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is bid farewell by U.S. Ambassador to NATO Douglas E. Lute as he departs the NATO defense ministerial meetings in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel waves as he boards his aircraft shortly after the conclusion of the NATO defense ministerial meetings in Brussels, Feb. 27, 2014. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett