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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
 
Col. Martin Schweitzer, commander 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82 Airborne Division and Maj. Gen. Khaliq, commander, 203rd Afghan Army Corps will brief live from Afghanistan at 9:00 a.m. EDT, Dec. 13, 2007, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide operations update. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North 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 into the building.
 
Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations, Admiral Thad W. Allen, Commandant of the Coast Guard and General James T. Conway, Commandant of the Marine Corps will give testimony on global maritime strategy initiatives toThe House Armed Services Committee at10 a.m. EST in the Rayburn building, Room 2118


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12/13/2007
The United States Extends Strategic Nonproliferation Partnership with Kazakhstan             The United States of America and the Republic of Kazakhstan finalized an extension amendment to their bilateral Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) Agreement today. The amendment was signed by U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert...


12/13/2007
Navy to Honor 100th Anniversary of Great White Fleet             Secretary of the Navy Donald Winter and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead will host a ceremony to honor the 100 th anniversary of President Theodore Roosevelt’s Great White Fleet deployment on Saturday, Dec. 15,...



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