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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has no public or media events on his schedule.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. Adm. Mike Mullen speaks at noon at the Reserve Officers Association. Mid-Winter Conference in the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel 2660 Woodley Road, NW Washington, DC. 20008. 
 
U.K. Army Maj. Gen. Andy Salmon, General Officer Commanding of Multi-National Division Southeast, will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EST, Feb. 2, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, with an update on on-going security operations in Iraq.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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 2/2/2009. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


02/02/2009
General Officer Assignment          Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has nominated Air Force Maj. Gen. Michael C. Gould for appointment to the grade of lieutenant general with assignment as superintendent, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado...


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