U.S. Defense Secretary thanks Belgium to support security efforts in several regions of the world 06
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|Wednesday, November 6, 2013 03:20 PM|
|U.S. Defense Secretary thanks Belgium to support security efforts in several regions of the world.|
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today praised the key role Belgium continues to play in supporting security efforts in several regions of the world, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel escorts Belgian Defense Minister Pieter De Crem through an honor cordon at the Pentagon, Nov. 5, 2013.
In a statement summarizing a Pentagon meeting between Hagel and Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Pieter De Crem, Little noted that Belgium has pledged security assistance funding and agreed to train security forces in Afghanistan, supporting stability efforts post-2014.