Legal Advisor to the Appointing Authority for Military Commissions, Brig. Gen Thomas L. Hemingway will brief the media on changes to the military commissions process at a press conference in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT.
Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.
The revised military commission order will be distributed at the briefing and will be available with the posted transcript at http://www.defenselink.mil/.