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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has no public or media events on his schedule. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter is traveling. 

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey delivers remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies Gulf roundtable at 12 p.m. EDT, 1800 K St., NW, Washington, D.C.



03/18/2013
Statement by Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter at U.S. Embassy Seoul
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter, Seoul, Republic of Korea


03/18/2013
DOD Launches Healthy Base Initiative

            The Department of Defense announced today the selection of 13 sites to participate in its Healthy Base Initiative (HBI), a demonstration project for Operation Live Well, aimed at increasing the health and wellness of the total...



03/18/2013
Military Commissions Media Invitation Announced United States v. Abd al-Rahim Hussein Muhammed Abdu Al-Nashiri

            The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions announced today that commissions proceedings in the case of United States v. Abd...





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