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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules. 

Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno will deliver remarks at the 24th Annual General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award Ceremony at 6 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Auditorium (BH650). 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 703-693-4961 for escort into the building.



05/24/2012
Intrepid Freedom Award (Videotaped Message)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, New York City, New York


05/24/2012
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

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

            2nd Lt. Travis A. Morgado, 25,...



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