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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Mike Mullen will deliver the commencement address at St Mary's High School, 113 Duke of Gloucester St. Annapolis, Md., at 10:30 a.m. EDT.  Media should RSVP to Christine Phaneuf Bervid at 410-990-4228, cbervid@stmarysannapolis.org.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Mike Mullen will be honored at the 2010 Gold Star Wives Congressional Reception at noon EDT at the Congressional Visitor Center Atrium and Auditorium. Media contact is Kimberly Hazelgrove at 703-209-7820, kdhazelgrove@yahoo.com.



There are no Speeches available for 5/27/2010. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


05/27/2010
DOD Announces Units for Upcoming Rotation to Afghanistan

           The Department of Defense announced today the alert of replacement forces scheduled to deploy in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The announcement involves two brigades of Army National Guard consisting of approximately 7,000...

05/27/2010:   General Officer Assignment


05/27/2010
The United States and Japan Issue Joint Statement

                The joint statement of the United States and Japan Security Consultative Committee may be found here.




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