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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Israel's Minister of Defense Ehud Barak to the Pentagon today at 6:45 p.m. EST.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the cordon. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.



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01/09/2013
Readout of Secretary Panetta’s Meeting with Israeli Minister of Defense Ehud Barak

            Pentagon Press Secretary George Little provided the following readout:

            “Secretary Panetta met with Israel Minister of Defense Ehud Barak today...



01/09/2013
Press Briefing with the Secretary of the Air Force and Air Force Chief of Staff

            Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III will conduct a press briefing on the “State of the Air Force,” at 11 a.m. EST, Jan. 11, in the Pentagon Briefing Room...




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