United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.

Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Michele Flournoy and Commander, International Security Assistance Force and Commander, U.S. Forces Afghanistan Army Gen. David Petraeus testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situation in Afghanistan at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Clifford Stanley; Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Jonathan Woodson; Surgeon General U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Eric Schoomaker; Surgeon General U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Adam Robinson and Surgeon General U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Charles Bruce Green testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on military health system and costs at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2212, Rayburn House Office Building.



There are no Speeches available for 3/15/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/15/2011
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

               The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

              ...



There are no Press Advisories available for 3/15/2011. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more



There are no Transcripts available for 3/15/2011. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DeCa Combating Commissary Shortages In Pacific

    DeCa Combating Commissary Shortages In Pacific

    ℠2015 - The Senior Enlisted Advisor for the Defense Commissary Agency, Command...

  • Video Thumbnail: Marine SRT Stress Shooting

    Marine SRT Stress Shooting

    ℠2015 – DoD News highlights a video on the Marines official YouTube page that...

  • Video Thumbnail: From Beetles to C-5s, One Airman’s Story

    From Beetles to C-5s, One Airman’s Story

    ℠2015 – DoD News highlights a video on the Airman Magazine site that features...

  • Video Thumbnail: Vice Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Visits Wounded Warriors

    Vice Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Visits Wounded Warriors

    ℠2015 - Before starting a trip with the USO, the Vice Chairman of the Joint...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected