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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.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen delivers remarks at 10 a.m. EDT at a ceremony commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Medal of Honor at the Pentagon, Hall of Heroes.  This event will air live on the Pentagon Channel and stream live at www.pentagonchannel.mil.



There are no Speeches available for 3/25/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/25/2011
Navy Names Littoral Combat Ships Jackson and Montgomery

            Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced today that the next two Freedom-class littoral combat ships (LCS) to be built in Alabama will be named the USS Jackson and the USS...



03/25/2011
Operational Briefing on Libya Announced

             Vice Adm. Bill Gortney, director of the Joint Staff, will provide the media with an operational update concerning Libya at 2 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room...





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