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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Canada's Minister of National Defense Peter MacKay to the Pentagon today at 7:30 a.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the cordon.

    

Secretary Gates conducts a brief media availability with Canadian Minister of National Defence Peter MacKay at 9 a.m. EDT in Pentagon Room 3E918 near the Pentagon's River Entrance.  Journalists without Pentagon access should plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the event. 

 

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn delivers keynote address at 10:15 a.m. EDT at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 8th Annual U.S. Missile Defense Conference at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center, Washington, D.C.
 
A National Capital Region Flyover of Arlington National Cemetery occurs at 1:42 p.m. EDT with one B-1.


03/22/2010
AIAA Conference on Missile Defense
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn, III, Ronald Reagan International Trade Center, Washington, D.C.


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DOD Identifies Army Casualty                 The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   ...


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