U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speaks with Gen. Joseph Dunford, commander of the International Security Force in Kabul, Afghanistan Monday, March 11, 2013. Hagel rejected any sug

 

              U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speaks with Gen. Joseph Dunford, commander of the International Security Force in Kabul, Afghanistan Monday, March 11, 2013. Hagel rejected any sug
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speaks with Gen. Joseph Dunford, commander of the International Security Force in Kabul, Afghanistan Monday, March 11, 2013. Hagel rejected any suggestions that the United States is in collusion with the Taliban in Afghanistan with the goal of making Afghans fearful of more violence if foreign troops leave as scheduled next year. (AP Photo/Jason Reed, Pool)