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Panetta Meets With Leaders in Turkey

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a press briefing with U.S. Amassador to Turkey Francis J. Ricciardone Jr. in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. Panetta answered questions regarding NATO's position on Syria and intelligence drone flights. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a press briefing in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a press briefing in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta walks through an honor cordon with Turkish Chief of General Staff Gen. Necdet Özel in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta meets with Turkish Chief of General Staff Gen. Necdet Ozel in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta shakes hands with Turkish President Abdullah Gul in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta talks with Turkish President Abdullah Gul in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta meets with Turkish President Abdullah Gul and Turkish Defense Minister Ismet Yilmaz in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Anitkabir Ataturk Mausoleum in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Anitkabir Ataturk Mausoleum in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Anitkabir Ataturk Mausoleum in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Anitkabir Ataturk Mausoleum in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta participates in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Anitkabir Ataturk Mausoleum in Ankara, Turkey, Dec. 16, 2011. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo