Lt. Gen. William B. Caldwell IV, commanding general, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan and Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan, will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 10:30 a.m. EDT, Aug. 23, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973. Caldwell will provide an update on training the Afghan National Security Forces.
Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.