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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.

 



02/01/2007
Arab-American Yearbook Reception
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England, Washington DC


02/01/2007
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. ...


02/01/2007
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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