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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Greece's Minister of National Defense Dimitris Avramopoulos to the Pentagon today at 10 a.m. EDT.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the cordon. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule. 

Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs George Little will conduct a press briefing at 2 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.



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04/03/2012
Readout of Secretary Panetta’s Meeting with Greek Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopolous

            Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs George Little provided the following readout:

            “Today Secretary Panetta met with Greek Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopolous at the...



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