U.S. Defense Secretary Hagel Makes First Trip To Mideast In New Role

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US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel walks with Egyptian Defence... News PhotoAbdel Fattah el-Sisi,Arrival,Bestof,Cairo,Ceremony,Chuck Hagel,Defense Minister,Diplomacy,Egypt,Finance,Horizontal,Middle East,Military,Ministry of Defence,Politics,Topics,Topix,USA,WalkingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesCAIRO, EGYPT - APRIL 24: US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (C) walks with Egyptian Defence Minister General Abdel Fattah al-Sissi during an arrival ceremony at the Ministry of Defense on April 24, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. The US Defense Secretary is on a six-day regional tour of the Middle East, his first since taking over as Pentagon chief two months ago. The visit is expected to be dominated by concerns over Iran's nuclear programme and Syria's civil war. (Photo by Jim Watson - Pool/Getty Images)