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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen will conduct a press briefing at 2 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to discuss efficiencies initiatives in the Department of Defense.  All journalists must be seated by 1:50 p.m.  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.



01/06/2011
Statement on Department Budget and Efficiencies
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, The Pentagon


01/06/2011
Detainee Transfer Announced

                The Department of Defense announced today the transfer of Saiid Farhi from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the Government of Algeria. Farhi was ordered released by the U.S. District Court...



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