Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn will preside at the Joint IED Defeat Organization change of directorship ceremony at 1 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Auditorium. Lt. Gen. Michael Oates will take directorship from Lt. Gen. Thomas Metz who is retiring after 38 years of service. For more information media may call Irene Smith at 703-602-5064.
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