Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at 6:00 p.m. EST at the 8th Annual Saban Forum, The Willard Intercontinental Hotel, Washington, D.C.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Press Secretary) George Little and Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Media Operations) Capt. John Kirby will conduct a press briefing at 2:00 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973). 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.