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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace will conduct an on the record media roundtable at 4p.m. EST 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.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedules.

Commander U.S. Pacific Command Adm. William Fallon and Commander U.S. Forces Korea Gen. Burwell B. Bell testify at hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 8:30 a.m. in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

 Commander U.S. Pacific Command Adm. William Fallon and Commander U.S. Forces Korea Gen. Burwell B. Bell testify at a hearing of the House Appropriations Committee at 2 p.m. in room H-143, The U.S. Capitol.


There are no Speeches available for 3/7/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/07/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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

       Staff Sgt. Darrel D. Kasson, 43, of Florence, Ariz., died Mar. 4 in Tikrit, Iraq, of wounds...



There are no Press Advisories available for 3/7/2007. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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