Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, deputy commander of Joint Task Force Unified Response, will brief live from Haiti at 10 a.m. EST, January 19, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on ongoing relief efforts in Haiti. 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.
The joint statement marking the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the U.S.-Japan Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security can be found here.
Check Other Events
for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional
hearings, reunions and much more.
Dod News Update: 1200 Nov 25 2014
℠ 2014 - NSA Souda Bay's Port Operations engage in...
Paratroopers Return Home In Time For The Holidays
℠2014 – Paratroopers assigned to the 82nd Airborne...
DoD News Now: 1100 Nov 25 2014
℠ 2014 - National Guard troops help flood victims in...
U.S. Troops Train For Hijack Response
℠2014 - U.S. troops in the Republic of Korea took part...
Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department
of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling
+1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.
Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the
Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media
representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for
Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public
inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment
page for details.