Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.
NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan and Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan Deputy to the Commander, Jack Kem, briefs the media from the Pentagon on training the Afghan National Security Forces at 1 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.