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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen testify at a hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Afghanistan Assessment at 9 a.m. EST in room 216 Hart Senate Office Building.

Secretary Gates and Adm. Mullen testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on Afghanistan at 1 p.m. EST in room HVC 210.

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

A National Capital Region Flyover of Arlington National Cemetery begins at 1:05 p.m. EST with four XFA-18C’s.



12/03/2009
Statement on Afghanistan to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, 216 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.


12/03/2009
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