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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Turkey’s Minister of National Defense Ismet Yilmaz to the Pentagon today at 10:15 a.m. EDT.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.



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11/01/2011
Additional Campaign Phase Identified for Afghanistan Campaign Medal

      The Department of Defense announced today that an additional campaign phase has been approved for the Afghanistan Campaign Medal (ACM).  Accordingly, an additional campaign star corresponding to the campaign phase is now authorized for wear on the...



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