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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.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Michael Mullen, holds an all-hands call at Ft. Lewis, Wash. at 11a.m. EDT.  Local point of contact is LTC Kenneth McDorman, Cell  (253) 278-4035, Kenneth.mcdorman@us.army.mil .
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia Bobby Wilkes testifies at a hearing of the House Oversight Government Reform's National Security Subcommittee on oversight of training/equipping Afghan Security Forces at 2 p.m. EDT in room 2247 Rayburn House Office Building.

There are no Speeches available for 6/18/2008. Please see the Speeches overview page for more

National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of June 18, 2008                This week the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps announced a decrease, while the Coast Guard number remained unchanged. The net collective result is 1,566 fewer reservists activated than last week. At...

Brigade Combat Team Commander and Provinicial Reconstruction Team Leader to Brief Live from Iraq             Army Col. Terry Ferrell, commander of 2 nd Brigade Combat Team, 3 rd Infantry Division, and John Smith, embedded provincial reconstruction team leader, will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT, June 19, in the DoD Briefing...

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