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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Col. Tom James, commander of the 4th Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Feb. 22, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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 2/22/2008. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


02/22/2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Capt. Nathan R. Raudenbush, 25, of...


02/22/2008
Brigade Combat Team Commander and Provincial Recostruction Team Leader to Brief Live From Iraq Army Col. William Hickman, commander of 2 nd Brigade Combat Team, 101 st Airborne Division, and Ambassador John Bennett, provincial reconstruction team leader, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Feb. 25, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security...




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