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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules. 

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus delivers remarks at the Institute for Defense Analyses at 12:15 p.m. EDT in Alexandria, Va.  Media interested in attending should contact Capt. Beci Brenton at 703-697-7491.



There are no Speeches available for 4/29/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


04/29/2011
DOD Identifies Marine Casualty

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

              Lance Cpl....



04/29/2011
DOD Releases 1230/1231 Report

            The April 2011 release of the “Report on Progress Toward Security and Stability in Afghanistan,” a biannual report to Congress in accordance with section 1230 of the “National Defense Authorization Act for...





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