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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work delivers remarks at the 2014 Pentagon Iftar Dinner at 7:30 p.m. EDT, Pentagon Library, PLC2, Arlington, Virginia.
 



07/01/2014
Pentagon Iftar Dinner
As Prepared for Delivery by Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work, The Pentagon


07/01/2014
Statement by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on Japan's Collective Self-Defense Decision

I welcome the Government of Japan's new policy regarding collective self-defense, which will enable the Japan Self-Defense Forces to engage in a wider range of operations and make the U.S.-Japan alliance even more effective. This decision is an important step for Japan as it seeks to make...



07/01/2014
Department of Defense Press Briefing with Rear Admiral Kirby

Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby will conduct a briefing today at 2 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).

Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event;...





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