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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Israel’s Minister of Defense Amir Peretz to the Pentagon today at 10:25 a.m. DST. 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 9:55 a.m. DST for escort to the cordon.

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

Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Personnel and Readiness Michael Dominguez testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2212 Rayburn House Office Building.

Vice Chief of Staff USA Gen. Richard Cody, Vice Chief of Staff, USAF Gen. John D.W. Corley, Assistant Commandant USMC Gen. Robert Magnus and Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Robert F. Willard  testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 2 p.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.


There are no Speeches available for 3/13/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more

DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Sgt. Daniel E. Woodcock, 25, of...

Under Secretary Krieg to Hold Press Briefing on Acquisition Reform Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Ken Krieg will hold a news conference at 3:30 p.m. EDT, March 14, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on acquisition reform and the Section 804 Report to Congress.   Journalists without...

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