Hagel Arrives in Israel for First Stop on Mideast Tour

The Iranian nuclear issue will be front and center in Hagel's defense-related meetings, along with the changing situation in Syria, and arms sales.

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel arrived in Israel late Sunday morning, kicking off a week-long 5-country regional visit expected to focus on Iran, the Syrian civil war and weapons sales to America's allies Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.