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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Director for Operations, Lt. Gen. Carter Ham and Director for Strategic Plans and Policy, Lt. Gen. John Sattler will conduct a joint staff press briefing at 3:45 p.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.

Director, Missile Defense Agency Lt. Gen. Henry A. Obering III testifies at a hearing of the House Government Reform Committee on Oversight of Missile Defense (Part 3): Questions for the Missile Defense Agency at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2154 of the Rayburn House Office Building.



There are no Speeches available for 4/30/2008. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


04/30/2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.               Sgt. 1st Class David L. McDowell, 30,...


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