Panetta Attends 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations Dinner

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta visits with Turkish Defense Minister Ismet Yilmaz as he arrives to attend the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. The annual conference is conducted by the American Turkish Council, a business association aimed at enhancing the promotion of U.S.-Turkish commercial, defense, technology and cultural relations.  DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta and Turkish Minister of Defense Ismet Yilmaz arrive at the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta talks with former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State  Richard Armitage, chairman of the American-Turkish Council, as they have dinner at the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Turkish Defense Minister Ismet Yilmaz delivers remarks at the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage, chairman of the American-Turkish Council, introduces U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta during the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta listens to remarks by former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage, chairman of the American-Turkish Council, during the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers the keynote address at the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers the keynote address at the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers the keynote address at the 31st Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations dinner in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett