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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.



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03/23/2011
DOD Identifies Navy Casualty

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

            Petty Officer 1st Class Vincent A....



03/23/2011
Provincial Reconstruction Team Commander and Laghman Provincial Governor to Brief Live from Afghanistan

            U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. John “Red” Walker, commander of Mehtar Lam Provincial Reconstruction Team in Regional Command-East, accompanied by Governor of Laghman Province, Mohammad Iqbal Azizi, will brief the media...





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