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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm.  Michael Mullen will conduct a media roundtable at 10:30 a.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. 

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



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04/11/2008
Kansas, Kentucky First States to Sign Compact on Education Transition for Military Children             Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius signed into law April 9 th legislation that will ease the transition for military children as their service member parents move from assignment to assignment during their careers. Kentucky...


04/11/2008
Regimental Combat Team Commander to Brief Live From Iraq Marine Col. Pat Malay, commander of Regimental Combat Team 5, will brief live from Camp Fallujah, Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, April 14, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in western Iraq.

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