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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Col. Butch Kievenaar, commander of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EST, Jan. 5, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.
 
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 1/5/2009. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


01/05/2009
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.               Lance Cpl. Alberto...


There are no Press Advisories available for 1/5/2009. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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