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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.

Vice Adm. Doug Crowder, commander, U.S. Seventh Fleet and Capt. William A. Kearns III, commander, Pacific Partnership 2008 will conduct a live briefing from the hospital ship USNS Mercy located in Nha Trang, Vietnam.  See press advisory for details.



There are no Speeches available for 6/27/2008. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/27/2008
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties             The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of three Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.             The following Marines died June 26...


06/27/2008
Regimental Combat Team Commander to Brief Live From Iraq             Marine Col. Lewis Craparotta, commander of Regimental Combat Team 1, will brief live from Camp Fallujah, Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, June 30, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations...




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