Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta has no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter is traveling.
Director, International Security Assistance Force's Force Reintegration Cell Maj. Gen. David Hook (Royal Marines) will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 10:30 a.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to provide an update on governance and reconstruction. 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.