Panetta Meets with Dutch Defense Minister at Pentagon

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, escorts Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen through an honor cordon into the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. Panetta and Hillen met to discuss the new U.S. defense strategic guidance, bilateral defense cooperation issues, and ongoing operations in Afghanistan and plans for transition. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, escorts Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen to a meeting at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, escorts Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen to a meeting at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta watches as Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen signs the guest book before a meeting at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, poses for an official photo with Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen before a meeting at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, meets with Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen, right, at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, joined Panetta. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left foreground, meets with Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta meets with Dutch Defense Minister Hans Hillen, left foreground, at the Pentagon, Jan. 12, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo