US Secretary of Defense hosts world leaders fifth UDCG

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  • By Airman 1st Class Edgar Grimaldo
  • 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III and Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin gives opening remarks at the fifth Ukrainian Defense Contact Group at Ramstein Air Base, German, Sept. 8, 2022. The Ukraine Defense Consultative Group, a U.S. Secretary of Defense initiative, brings together global Allies and partners to discuss Ukraine's security cooperation. This is the second time the UDCG has been held at Ramstein. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Edgar Grimaldo)