Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. James Cartwright will conduct a briefing at 3 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Apr. 21, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).
All journalists must be seated by 2:50 p.m. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass must 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.