Chuck Hagel unharmed after suicide bombing in Afghan capital
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel briefs the press on March 7, 2013, en route to Afghanistan.
Posted: Friday, March 8, 2013 12:00 am
WASHINGTON — As U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel jets to far-flung locales in his new job, he can count on a ride from the folks at Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha.
The former GOP senator from Nebraska arrived Friday in Afghanistan as part of his first overseas trip as secretary.
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Friday, March 8, 2013 12:00 am.