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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Belgium’s Minister of Defense Pieter de Crem to the Pentagon today at 9:30 a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Parking Entrance. 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 to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

 



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11/20/2008
Flag Officer Assignments Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead announced today the following assignment:   Rear Adm. John W. Goodwin is being assigned as assistant chief of Naval Operations for Next Generation Enterprise Network System Program, Washington, D.C. Goodwin is...


11/20/2008
Brigade Combat Team Commander To Brief Live From Afghanistan Army Col. John P. Johnson, commander of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101 st Airborne Division, will brief live from Afghanistan at 11:00 a.m. EST, Nov. 21, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an operational update.   Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will...



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