Asia-Pacific trip: Chuck Hagel becomes face of nation's pivot to the east
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel talks to his South Korean counterpart while flying back to the United States from a 10-day Asia-Pacific trip.
Posted: Saturday, April 12, 2014 12:00 am
WASHINGTON — At the think-tank preview of President Obama's impending trip to the Asia-Pacific, Chuck Hagel's name kept coming up.
The defense secretary had just returned from his own 10-day spin through the same region, a trip that in some ways helped set the table for Obama's visit, based on the discussion Friday among experts at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
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Saturday, April 12, 2014 12:00 am.