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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Latvia’s Minister of Defense Imants Liegis to the Pentagon today at 9:15 a.m. EDT.  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 Entrance 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 William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.



There are no Speeches available for 10/2/2009. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


10/02/2009
Army Establishes Program Executive Office Integration to Support Modernization The Department of the Army announced today that it established the Program Executive Office (PEO) Integration to support current and future acquisitions programs.   This office supports the April 2009 Secretary of Defense decision to cancel Future Combat Systems (FCS) and restructure the...


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