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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Michael G. Mullen will conduct a press briefing at 10 a.m. EST, today, Jan. 15, 2010, in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E973.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance (Press Parking, Stop 1) 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.

 

Former Army Secretary Togo D. West Jr., and retired Navy Adm. Vern Clark, former chief of naval operations, will conduct a press briefing to discuss the results of their independent review related to Ft. Hood at noon EST, today, Jan. 15, 2010, in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E973.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance (Press Parking, Stop 1) 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.

 

A National Capital Region Flyover of Arlington National Cemetery begins at 9:05 a.m. EST with four F-15's.

 



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Army Releases December Suicide Data                 The Army released suicide data today for the month of December. Among active-duty soldiers, there were ten potential suicides: one has been confirmed as suicide, and nine remain under...


01/15/2010
Findings of the Independent Review Relating to Fort Hood Released                 The DOD Independent Review relating to Fort Hood will be available on-line at noon today at http://www.defense.gov/pubs/index.html.




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