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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
 
Army Maj. Gen. Robert Cone, commanding general of Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan will conduct a news briefing at 9 a.m. EST, Nov. 12, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update of ongoing security and training operations in Afghanistan.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.


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11/12/2008
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of November 11, 2008             This week the Army and Coast Guard announced an increase, while the Marine Corps and Air Force announced a decrease.  The Navy number remained the same. The net collective result is 53 fewer reservists activated than...


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