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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta has no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary Ashton B. Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey will host a ceremony tomorrow at noon at Joint Base Andrews, Md., to celebrate the return of Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, his staff and the U.S. Forces - Iraq Colors.   Media interested in attending may contact Eric Sharman at eric.sharman2@afncr.af.mil.



12/20/2011
Iraq End of Mission / Return of the Colors
Prepared Remarks by Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland


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