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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.

 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.



There are no Speeches available for 1/19/2010. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


01/19/2010
DOD Identifies Army Casualty                 The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

 

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01/19/2010
U.S. –Japan Celebrate 50-Year Anniversary

                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.





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