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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates Is traveling. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.

International Security Assistance Force Joint Command Deputy Chief of Staff, Australian Army Maj. Gen. Michael Krause will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 10:30 a.m. EDT, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to provide an update on current operations.  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.



There are no Speeches available for 6/1/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/01/2011
Navy Commissions New Guided Missile Destroyer William P. Lawrence

                The Navy will commission the newest Arleigh Burke class guided-missile destroyer, William P. Lawrence, Saturday, June 4, 2011, during an 11 a.m. CDT ceremony at Pier 2, Alabama State Docks, Mobile,...



There are no Press Advisories available for 6/1/2011. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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