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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Army Brig. Gen. Joseph Votel, deputy commanding general for operations for Combined Joint Task Force-82, will brief live from Afghanistan at 9 a.m. EST, Jan. 8, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security and stability operations in Afghanistan.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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 1/8/2008. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


01/08/2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualty          CORRECTION                   The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   ...


There are no Press Advisories available for 1/8/2008. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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