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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is traveling. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter delivers the keynote address at the Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis' conference on Positioning Special Operations Forces for Global Challenges in the 21st century at 9:15 a.m. EDT, Washington, D.C. 

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus will attend the Medgar Evers Memorial Service at noon EDT, Old Amphitheater, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington Va.



06/05/2013
Rebalancing Special Forces to Meet Global Challenges
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter, Washington, D.C.


06/05/2013
Statement by Secretary Hagel on National Security Personnel Announcements

            I strongly support President Obama's selection of Susan Rice to be the National Security Advisor and look forward to working closely with her in this new role.  Susan Rice has been a very important leader on President...



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