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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Israel's Minister of Defense Ehud Barak to the Pentagon today at 1:30 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. 

Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Israel's Minister of Defense Ehud Barak conduct a joint press conference at 2:30 p.m. EST in the Press Briefing Room (2E973).  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking 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 Ashton B. Carter delivers remarks at the Von der Heyden Fellows Program Endowment Fund Lecture Series at 5 p.m. EST at Duke University, Durham, N.C.



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11/29/2012
DOD to Host Cooperative Threat Reduction Symposium

            The Department of Defense will host a Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) symposium Dec. 3, 2012 at the National Defense University at Fort McNair. The theme for the symposium is “Partnering for a More Secure...





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