Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has no public or media events on his schedule.
The Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter will host an honor cordon and meeting in honor of the Minister of Defense of Tunisia, His Excellency Rachid Sabbagh to the Pentagon at 11:15 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the cordon.
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“Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Deputy Secretary of Defense...
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