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Acting Deputy Defense Secretary Christine H. Fox

February 2014
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Fox Discusses Posture, Threats in Asia-Pacific Region

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Christine H. Fox warned against assuming a permissive environment for U.S. naval air or sea assets, saying threats continue to grow, while addressing attendees at a defense industry conference.

Speaking at a defense industry conference in San Diego, Fox said only through re-shaping and re-balancing the United States’ defense institutions will the resources be available to buy modern capabilities and invest in the next generation of electronic warfare. Story

Acting Deputy Secretary Visits Troops, Observes Training

Acting Deputy Defense Secretary Christine H. Fox, the highest-ranking female official ever to serve in the Defense Department, visited with soldiers and sailors on her first trip since taking office. Story

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About the Deputy Secretary

U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Ash CarterChristine H. Fox was appointed by President Obama as Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense on December 5, 2013. With her appointment, Ms. Fox becomes the highest-ranking female official in history to serve in the Department of Defense. Biography

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Photo Essay: Fox Tours USS Freedom in San Diego

Fox Tours USS Freedom in San Diego

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Travel Locations

Travel Locations: Ft. Riley, Kan., San Diego, Calif.

Ft. Riley, Kan., San Diego, Calif.

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