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Update -- Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Serbia's Minister of Defense Aleksandar Vucic to the Pentagon today at 11 a.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 Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge 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 Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.



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12/07/2012
Soldier KIA During Vietnam War Identified

            The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, killed in action during the Vietnam War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with...



12/07/2012
Press Briefing on Section 1230 Report

            A senior Department of Defense official and a senior Department of State official will conduct a background briefing on the latest Section 1230 Report on Progress Toward Security and Stability in Afghanistan, at 12 p.m. EST,...




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