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Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Sandy Winnefeld, and other Defense Department officials address and participate in the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) visit to the Pentagon at 6 p.m. EDT.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work will be guest of honor at 7 p.m. EDT at the Marine Corps Summer Parade, Marine Barracks, 8th and I Sts. SE, Washington, District of Columbia.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin Dempsey speaks with family members during the TAPS Good Grief Camp at 1 p.m. EDT, Crystal City, Virginia.
 



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05/22/2015
Department of Defense Identifies Planned Site of Future Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR)

The Department of Defense announced today a proposal to deploy a planned Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) in Alaska, pending completion of required environmental and safety studies. Current plans call for the radar to begin defensive operations in 2020.

The new LRDR will...



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