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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will hold a town hall with DoD personnel at 2:30 p.m. EDT, in the MARK Center's B1 Auditorium, MARK Center, 4800 MARK Center Dr., Alexandria, Va. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter is traveling.

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall delivers remarks at the East Joint Warfighting 2013 Conference at 12 p.m. EDT, Virginia Beach, Va.

Message from Secretary Hagel on Furloughs
As Written by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, The Pentagon

Statement by Press Secretary George Little on Allegations of Misconduct

            Earlier today Secretary Hagel was informed about the allegations of criminal behavior against an Army sergeant first class who was a sexual assault prevention and response coordinator at Fort Hood.  I cannot convey...

ISAF Special Operations Commander to Brief Live from Afghanistan

            Army Maj. Gen. Tony Thomas, commanding general of the Special Operations Joint Task Force-Afghanistan/NATO Special Operations Component Command-Afghanistan, will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 10:30 a.m. EDT, May 15,...

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