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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 002-11
January 04, 2011

Task Force Bastogne and 1st Brigade Combat Team Commander to Brief Live From Afghanistan

             Army Col. Andrew Poppas, commander of Task Force Bastogne and 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, will brief the media live from Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangahar Province, Afghanistan, at 10:30 a.m. EST, Jan. 5, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to provide an update on current operations.

             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.