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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 Dempsey delivers the keynote address at 11:05 a.m. at the Pentagon Energy Security Forum in the Pentagon Auditorium.  For information concerning the chairman’s remarks, contact the Joint Chiefs of Staff public affairs office at 703-697-4272.



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10/18/2011
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation New Dawn.

            Staff Sgt. James R. Leep Jr., 44, of...



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