Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.
Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen holds a news conference at 1:30 p.m. EST on U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan at the Foreign Press Center, Suite 800 National Press Building. Media interested in attending should contact Andy Strike 202-258-4058 or Strikeap2@State.Gov.
Commander, International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and Commander, U.S. Forces Afghanistan (USFOR-A) Gen. Stanley McChrystal testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on Afghanistan at 9:30 a.m. EST in room HVC 210.
Commander, International Security Assistance Force and Commander, United States Forces Afghanistan Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Afghanistan at 1:30 p.m. EST in room SH-216 Hart Senate Office Building.