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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates speaks at the Army birthday cake cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. EDT at the Pentagon Center Courtyard.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III will speak at 4 p.m. EDT before the Conference of Defense Associations Institute at the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, Canada.  He will speak about the US-Canada Defense Relationship in an Era of New Threats.  The point of contact is Arnav Manchanda at 613-236-9903.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Mike Mullen will accept the Work Life Legacy Award from the Families and Work Institute on behalf of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. The dinner event will begin at 6:30 p.m. EDT at Cipriani’s 42nd Street in New York City.  Media should RSVP to Kelly Sakai at ksakai@familiesandwork.org or 718-715-8890.



06/14/2010
Remarks before the Canadian Conference of Defense Associations Institute
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn, III, Ottawa, Canada
06/14/2010:   Army Birthday Celebration


06/14/2010
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

           Spc. Christian M. Adams, 26, of Sierra...



06/14/2010
DOD and USGS to Conduct Phone-In Brief at the Pentagon

               Paul Brinkley, Director Task Force for Business and Stability Operations, Jack Medlin, USGS International Programs Scientist and Kathleen Johnson, USGS Minerals Program Coordinator will brief the media by...





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