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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England delivers remarks at the Pentagon Memorial Tree Planting at 1:45 p.m. at the Pentagon 9-11 Memorial site outdoors by corridor 5.  Media wishing to attend should arrive at the memorial site no later than 1:30 p.m.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Michael Mullen delivers remarks at the Government Executive Leadership Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. EDT in the National Press Club, 13th Floor Ballroom, Washington.  D.C. Point of contact for this event is Andrea White, Director, Conferences and Events, Government Executive 202.266.7328 awhite@govexec.com . Press should check in at the registration desk.

 



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06/12/2008
Department of Defense Announces the Members of the Task Force on Nuclear Weapons Management             Today Secretary of Defense Robert Gates announced the membership of the task force asked to review DoD’s nuclear weapons management. The task force, announced by Gates June 5, will provide independent advice on the...


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