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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Colombian Minister of National Defense Juan Manuel Santos to the Pentagon today at 8:15 a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon Mall Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 7:45 a.m. EST for escort to the cordon.

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

Gen. George Casey testifies at confirmation hearing at 9:30 a.m. EST before the Senate Armed Services Committee in room SR-325, Caucus Room, Russell Senate Office Building.

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Asia and Pacific Security Affairs Richard Lawless testifies at a hearing of the U.S. -  China Economic and Security Review Commission at 10 a.m. EST in room  562 Dirksen Senate Office Building.


Arab-American Yearbook Reception
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England, Washington DC

Civil Support Teams Certified for Five States             The Department of Defense notified Congress today that Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Teams (WMD-CST) of the New Hampshire , Vermont , Delaware , North Dakota and Montana National Guard are now certified. ...

DoD Conducts Fiscal 2008 Budget Briefs             Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) Tina Jonas, and Vice Adm. Steve Stanley, director, force structure, resources and assessment, Joint Staff, will conduct a briefing at 2 p.m. EST, Feb. 5, in the DoD Briefing Room,...

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