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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on security issues relating to Iraq at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building.

Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Colombian Minister of Defense Juan Carlos Pinzon to the Pentagon at 3 p.m. EST.  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.



11/15/2011
Opening Statement - Senate Armed Services Committee Hearing on Iraq
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon. E. Panetta, Washington, DC


11/15/2011
Senior Executive Service Announcement

            Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta announced the following Department of Defense Senior Executive Service appointment:

            Charles L. Beames has been...



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