Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules.
Brig. Gen. Stephen Clark, of Air Force Special Operations Command, will conduct a press briefing at 9:30 a.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973). The briefing will provide the results of the U.S. Central Command investigation into the 25-26 November engagement between U.S. and Pakistani military forces across the border. 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.