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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.

Commander, Task Force Cincinnatus Col. Jonathan Ives and Korean Hospital Commander Lt Col Kim Seoung-Ki will brief live from Afghanistan at 9 a.m. EDT, JUne 28, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security and stability operations in eastern Afghanistan.  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.

Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for  Environment, Health and Occupational Safety Alex Beehler participates in a press availability hosted by the Department of the Interior on the Bald Eagle delisting from the Endangered Species list at 10 a.m. EDT at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C.



There are no Speeches available for 6/28/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/28/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Sgt. Frank M. Sandoval, 27, of Yuma,...


06/28/2007
Commander to Discuss Reconstruction Progress Live from Afghanistan               Army Col. William Bulen, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Afghanistan Engineer District, will brief live from Afghanistan at 9:30 a.m. EDT, June 29, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to...




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