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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has no public or media event on his schedule.
 
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England hosts an honor cordon to welcome Albania’s Minister of Defense Gazmend Oketa to the Pentagon today at noon EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Terrace Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the cordon.
 
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England hosts an honor cordon to welcome Brazil’s Minister of Defense Nelson Jobim to the Pentagon today at 2:30 p.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Terrace Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the cordon.

 



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NATO-ISAF Operations Chief to Brief Live From Afghanistan           Maj. Gen. Michael S. Tucker, deputy chief of staff for operations for the International Security Assistance Force, and the deputy commander for operations for U.S. Forces Afghanistan, will brief live from Afghanistan at 10:00 a.m. EST, Dec....



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