Hagel Meets With Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel enters the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China April 9, 2014. He later met with Chinese President Xi Jinping to discuss discuss mutual state and defense issues. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks with Brent Colburn, the secretary’s assistant for public affairs, in the hallway before meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel greets Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Chinese soldiers stand in front of blooming trees outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 9, 2014. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo