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 Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta is traveling. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule. 

Remarks by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin Dempsey at 7:30 P.M. EDT at the USO Annual Gala, Wardman Park Marriott, Washington, D.C. 

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 in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on current operations.



There are no Speeches available for 10/6/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


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DOD Announces Return of Facilities in Turkey

                The Department of Defense announced today that in the city of Eskisehir, Turkey, it will return the unaccompanied housing area to the Turkish...



There are no Press Advisories available for 10/6/2011. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more


There are no Contracts available for 10/6/2011. Please see the Contracts overview page for more



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