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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. 

Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) Michèle Flournoy, Acting Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness Alan Estevez, Director for Logistics (J-4) Joint Staff Lieutenant General Kathleen Gainey and Director for Strategic Plans and Policy (J-5) Joint Staff Vice Admiral James A. Winnefeld testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on U.S. Military Redeployment from Iraq: Issues and Challenges at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

U.S.-ROK Military
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Yongsan Garrison, Seoul, South Korea

Navy to Commission Energy-Efficient Amphibious Assault Ship Makin Island                 The Navy will commission the amphibious assault ship Makin Island, Saturday, Oct. 24, during a 10 a.m. PDT ceremony at North Island Naval Air Station, Coronado, Calif .   


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