Panetta, Dempsey Meet with Australian Leaders in Perth

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta speaks with Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith and army Gen. David Hurley, chairman of the Australian Defense Force, upon his arrival in Perth, Australia, Nov. 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, center, meet with Australian leaders, from left, Foreign Minister Bob Carr, Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Defense Minister Stephen Smith in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, meets with Australian Defense Minister
Stephen Smith, second from left, and Gen. David Hurley, chairman of the Australian Defense Force, far left, in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, second from left, Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith, far left, U.S. Navy Adm. Samuel Locklear, center, U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Thomas Wauldhauser, second from right, and U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speak with an Australian special forces officer in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff speaks with an Australian special forces member in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, center answers a question from a Australian special force member in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith, second from left, and U.S. Navy Admiral Samuel Locklear, second from right, look on. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, center, walks with Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, speak with Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, share a laugh with Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard in Perth, Australia, Nov 13, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo