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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.

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

Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, director, MRAP Task Force John Young and Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Industrial Policy Bill Greenwalt testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on Joint Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle Program at 2 p.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.



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11/08/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   Sgt. Lui Tumanuvao, 29, of Fagaalu, American Samoa, died Nov. 7 in Arab Jabour, Iraq, of wounds suffered when he was struck by an improvised explosive device during combat...


11/08/2007
Commander to Brief Live From Afghanistan on Security and Development U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Robert E. Livingston, Jr., Commander, Combined Joint Task Force Phoenix VI will brief live from Afghanistan at 9:30 a.m. EDT, Nov. 9, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on the training and equipping of Afghan national security forces.  ...




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