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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.

Army Lt. Gen. Ray Odierno, commander of the Multinational Corps-Iraq, will brief live from Iraq at 9:30 a.m. EDT, June 22, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.  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 6/22/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/22/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   Pfc. Jacob T. Tracy, 20, of Palestine, Ill., died June 18 in Balad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle June 17 in Baghdad,...


06/22/2007
Iraq Assistance Group Commander to Brief Live From Iraq Army Brig. Gen. Dana Pittard, commander of the Iraq Assistance Group, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, June 25, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing operations in Iraq. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North...




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