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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work, Secretary of the Army John McHugh, and Chief of Staff of the Army General Raymond T. Odierno deliver remarks at the Hall of Heroes Induction Ceremony for Medal of Honor recipient former Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts at 10 a.m. EDT, Pentagon Auditorium, room BH650, Arlington, Virginia.

Director of Operational Test and Evaluation Dr. J. Michael Gilmore delivers keynote address at the National Defense Industrial Association Test and Evaluation Annual Meeting at 8:15 a.m. EDT, The Westin City Center, 1400 M Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia.

Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Enterprise Services at the Defense Information Systems Agency Jack Wilmer participates in a panel discussion on simplifying the private cloud at the Federal Innovation Summit at 10:50 a.m. EDT, The Hamilton Live, 600 14th Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia.

Commander, Air Force Space Command, Gen. William L. Shelton participates in a media roundtable on "The Way Ahead for Air Force Space Command" at 12:30 p.m. EDT, Pentagon Conference Room, room 4B952A, Arlington, Virginia.

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy Dr. Daniel Y. Chiu, Assistant Administrator for the Bureau of Economic Growth, Education and Environment at U.S. Agency for International Development Eric G. Postel, and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Diplomacy at the U.S. Department of State Amos J. Hochstein testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on the "U.S. Security Implications of International Energy and Climate Policies and Issues" at 3 p.m. EDT, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, District of Columbia.
 



07/22/2014
Medal of Honor Ceremony for Army Staff Sergeant Ryan Pitts
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work, The Pentagon


07/22/2014
Department of Defense Releases Fourth Quarter Suicide Information

In its efforts to better understand suicide among all its components, the Department of Defense released its first quarterly suicide report (QSR), today, for the four quarters of 2013. The report summarizes suicide counts and annual rates for the active component, reserves, and National...



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