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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Brig. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Multi-National Division-North, deputy commanding general (support), will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT, Oct. 20, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.  

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and LogisticsAshton Carter will host a ceremony to honor participants in the AbilityOne Program in the Pentagon Conference Center, Room B6, at 1 p.m. EDT on Oct. 20, 2009.  See press advisory for details. 



There are no Speeches available for 10/20/2009. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


10/20/2009
DoD Identifies Army Casualty                 The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

 

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There are no Press Advisories available for 10/20/2009. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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