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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen delivers remarks at 8 a.m. EST at the DOD/VA Suicide Prevention Conference at the Hyatt Regency Washington, Washington, D.C.  Media point of contact Catherine Hunter can be reached at 301-295-8388 or cahunter@deloitte.com.

 

Maj. Gen. Anthony Cucolo, commander, U.S. Forces Division - North, will brief live from the Pentagon at 10 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.

 

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs Wallace Gregson testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on recent security developments in China at 10 a.m. EST in room 210 of the House Visitors Center.

 

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber and Space Policy Robert Butler delivers remarks at 11:30 a.m. MST at the AFCEA Cyberspace Symposium at the The Broadmoor Hotel, 1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colo.  Media point of contact CDR Robert Mehal can be reached at 703-697-4162.

 

Commander, U.S. Southern Command Gen. Douglas Fraser, U.S. Air Force, will brief on Haiti earthquake relief efforts at 12:30 EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.



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01/13/2010
Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Independence                 The Navy will commission Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Independence, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, during an 11 a.m. CST ceremony at Cooper Riverside Park in Mobile, Ala.

 

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