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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Prime Minister Gediminas Kirkilas of Lithuania to the Pentagon today at 10 a.m. EDT.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  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 to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.



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07/01/2008
Tiger Woods Foundation and AT&T National Golf Tournament Celebrates Nation's Birthday Weekend with U. S. Servicemembers The Department of Defense announced today that the Tiger Woods Foundation and the AT&T National Golf Tournament have distributed more than 30,000 free tickets to active duty and retired service members. The tickets were distributed through local morale, welfare and recreation offices for...


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