United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, March 08, 2013 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules. 

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus will give remarks at the interment ceremony for the remains of two members of the USS Monitor at 4 p.m. EST at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.



03/08/2013
Message to ISAF Personnel from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel
As Written by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Kabul, Afghanistan


03/08/2013
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

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

            Spc. Cody D. Suggs, 22, of...



There are no Press Advisories available for 3/8/2013. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: Sequestration Puts Military Training and Readiness At Risk

    Sequestration Puts Military Training and Readiness At Risk

    ℠2015 - Personnel, exercises, building contracts, retention and family...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 January 28, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1500 January 28, 2015

    ℠2015 – Service Chiefs warn Congress about sequestration’s impact on national...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 January 28, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1300 January 28, 2015

    ℠2015 – Service Chiefs warn that sequestration is having an impact on national...

  • Video Thumbnail: Military Leaders Speak on Role of Special Operations

    Military Leaders Speak on Role of Special Operations

    ℠2015 - Simplifying decision-making is key to Special Operations strategy.

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected