Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel places a wreath as Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Ya’alon, and Doctor Robert Ozzett, Director of Libraries at Yad Vashem, watch at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, Israel, April 21, 2013. Hagel will spend several days in Israel meeting with counterparts on a six day trip to the middle east, however, Yad Vashem is Hagel’s first stop in Israel, the countries official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust.(Photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo)(Released)