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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta is traveling. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn, III, delivers the keynote address at 10 a.m. EDT at the Center for American Progress on National Security, Washington, D.C.



10/05/2011
Farewell Address: “National Security in a Time of Budget Austerity”
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn, III, Center for American Progress
10/05/2011:   Carnegie Europe (NATO)


10/05/2011
Statement by the Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta on Stationing Aegis Ships at Rota, Spain

                 “Good afternoon.  I am delighted to be here. This is my first meeting here at NATO as secretary of defense and I am particularly delighted to be here alongside President Zapatero and...



10/05/2011
Regional Command Southwest Commanding General to Brief Live from Afghanistan

            Marine Corps Maj. Gen. John Toolan Jr., commanding general for Regional Command Southwest, will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 10:30 a.m. EDT, Oct. 6, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on...





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