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Dempsey Visits Hanoi, Vietnam

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets members of his Vietnamese counterpart's staff upon his arrival at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014.  The ministry manages, coordinates and supervises military affairs, including all military units, paramilitary units and similar agencies in the country.  DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, participates in a Vietnamese honor guard ceremony at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014.  DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Vietnamese military members march during an honor guard ceremony at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014. DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, participates in a Vietnamese honor guard ceremony at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014.  DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, participates in an honor guard ceremony at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014. DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, walks with Vietnamese Chief of Defense Lt. Gen. Do Ba Ty at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014. DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Vietnamese Chief of Defense Lt. Gen. Do Ba Ty stand on the steps of the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014.  DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Members of the American delegation and Vietnamese Chief of Defense staff Defense pose for a photo at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014. DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets with U.S. Marines in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014. The primary mission of the Marine Security Guard is to provide internal security at designated U.S. facilities to prevent the compromise of classified material vital to the national security. DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets with Vietnamese Chief of Defense Lt. Gen. Do Ba Ty at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014.  DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Vietnamese Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh and U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meet at the Ministry of Defense in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014.  	 DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung meet in Hanoi, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2014. DoD photo by D. Myles Cullen