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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.

 



12/30/2009
Remarks at JIEDDO Change of Command Ceremony
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn, III, Pentagon Auditorium, Washington, D.C.


12/30/2009
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of December 29, 2009                 This week the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps announced an increase in activated reservists, while the Army and Coast Guard announced a decrease.   The net collective result is 217 fewer...


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