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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committtee at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SH-216 Hart Senate Office Building.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Marine Col. William B. Crowe, commander of 7th Regional Combat Team, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, January 12, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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.



01/12/2007
Corporal Jason Dunham's Induction into the Pentagon Hall of Heroes
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England, Washington, DC


01/12/2007
Navy Issues Stop Work Order for Littoral Combat Ship 3 Announced             The Navy has issued a stop work order today to Lockheed Martin Corp. Maritime Systems & Sensors unit, Moorestown, N.J., for the construction of the third Littoral Combat Ship (LCS). This stop work order will take effect...


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