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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel hosts an honor cordon to welcome France's Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian to the Pentagon at 3:15 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Journalists without a building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort.
 

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and France's Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian will hold a joint press availability at 5:00 p.m. EDT, Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E973. Journalists without a building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort.
 

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

Gen. John Campbell, commander, International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces Afghanistan, will brief the press via satellite at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E973. Journalists without a building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort.
 



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