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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.

Lt. Gen. Robert Cone, deputy commander for operations, U.S. Forces-Iraq will brief the media live from Iraq at 10:30 a.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to provide an update on current operations.  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.



11/08/2010
Veterans Day Message
Message by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Washington, DC


11/08/2010
Soldier Missing from Korean War Identified

                The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing in action from the Korean War, have been identified and will be returned to his...



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