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 Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules. 

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey hosts an honor cordon to welcome Poland's Chief of Defence Gen. Mieczyslaw Cieniuch at 11:30 a.m. EST.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass should call 703-697-4272 for escort to the cordon.



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DOD Identifies Army Casualties

                 The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of four Soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring...



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