Chuck Hagel, a former U.S. defense secretary, talks about President Donald Trump's first year and leadership approach. (Jeff Martin and Dustin Q. Diaz/Staff)

Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sat down the other day with Defense News’ Aaron Mehta for the television show Defense News Weekly.

It was a wide-ranging interview covering topics including foreign affairs, his time in office and military readiness. But he also expressed an assessment of President Donald Trump’s first year in office.

Watch the video above and then let us know what you think below: