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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is travelling to Omaha, Neb. to attend the funeral of former Nebraska Rep. John Y. McCollister. The event is closed to the press.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.

U.S. Strategic Command Commander Air Force Gen. C. Robert Kehler delivers remarks at the Sustaining the Triad Conference at 8:30 a.m. EST, Kings Bay, Ga.

DoD Chief Information Officer Teri Takai delivers remarks at the 2013 Michigan Women in Defense Excellence in Leadership Award Ceremony at 8:50 p.m. CST (9:50 p.m. EST), Rochester Hills, Mich.
 



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11/08/2013
DOD Releases Report on Progress in Afghanistan

The November 2013 “Report on Progress Toward Security and Stability in Afghanistan,” a report to Congress in accordance with Section 1230 and 1231 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2008 (Public Law 110-181), as amended; to include section 1221 of the...



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