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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta will host an honor cordon for Minister Kim, Kwan Jin, the Republic of Korea's Minister of National Defense, at 8:30 a.m. EDT, Oct. 24, at the River Entrance.  The two leaders will brief the media at 10:30 a.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the honor cordon or 45 minutes prior to the press conference; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort into the building. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter gives remarks at the AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition at 1 p.m. EDT at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C.



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10/24/2012
Navy to Christen Submarine Minnesota

            The Navy will christen its newest attack submarine Minnesota, Saturday, Oct. 27, during a 10 a.m. EDT ceremony at Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, in Newport News, Va.  ...



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