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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. Michael Mullen addresses the Inside Washington 2010 Academic Seminar and takes questions at 10 a.m. EST at George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium 805 21st St. N.W., Washington, D.C.  Media interested in attending should contact Tony Cerise at 202-238-7938 or Tonyc@Twc.Edu.

 

Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell will conduct a press briefing at 1 p.m. EST 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.



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01/06/2010
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of January 5, 2010              This week the Army, Navy and Air Force announced an increase in activated reservists, while the Marine Corps and Coast Guard announced a decrease.   The net collective result is 3,717 more reservists activated than...


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