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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Asia-Pacific Affairs Richard P. Lawless testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Army Lt. Gen. Martin Dempsey, who recently returned from commanding the Multi-National Security Transition Command-Iraq, will provide an update on the development, training and equipping of Iraqi Security Forces at 10:00 a.m. in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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 6/13/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/13/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   Pvt. William C. Johnson, 22, of Oxford, N.C., died June 12 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered from an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 1st Squadron,...


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