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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
 
Col. Martin Schweitzer, commander of 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, will brief live from Afghanistan at 9:00 a.m. EDT, March 26, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an operational update.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.
 
Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell will conduct a press briefing at  12:30 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.


There are no Speeches available for 3/26/2008. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/26/2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualties             The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died March 24 in Baghdad, Iraq, from wounds suffered when their vehicle encountered an improvised explosive...


There are no Press Advisories available for 3/26/2008. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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