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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.

Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Michael Dominquez testifies at a hearing of the Commission on the National Guard and Reserves at 1:30 p.m. EDT in Russell Senate Office Building, Room 232A.

Col. Martin Schweitzer, commander 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82 Airborne Division and Maj. Gen. Khaliq, commander, 203rd Afghan Army Corps will brief live from Afghanistan at 9:00 a.m. EDT, June 20, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide operations update.  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.

 



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06/20/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   Spc. Darryl W. Linder, 23, of Hickory, N.C., died June 19 in Baqubah, Iraq, of wounds suffered from an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 1st...


06/20/2007
Commanders To Brief Live From Afghanistan On Security And Development U.S. Army Col. Jonathan Ives, commander, Task Force Cincinnatus, Combined Joint Task Force-82, and Korean Lt. Col. Seoung Ki Kim, commander, 924 th Medical Support Group, will brief live from Afghanistan at 9:00 a.m. EDT, June 21, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an...




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