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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Director for Operations, Lt. Gen. Carter Ham and Director for Strategic Plans and Policy, Lt. Gen. John Sattler will conduct a joint staff press briefing at 10:30 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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.


There are no Speeches available for 12/7/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


12/07/2007
DoD Evaluates Military Service Academies' Sexual Harassment and Violence Programs             The Department of Defense today released key findings from this year’s Military Service Academy Assessment report. The report is the first such assessment to combine an evaluation of the academies’ new sexual assault...


12/07/2007
Multinational Force-West Commander to Brief Live from Iraq             Marine Corps Maj. Gen. W.E. Gaskin, commanding general, Multinational Force-West, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward) will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Dec. 10, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an...




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