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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates provides remarks at the U.S. Global Leadership Campaign Tribute Dinner at 7 p.m. EDT at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, D.C.  Media interested in covering the event should contact Matthew Corso at (202) 730-4153.

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

Missile Defense Agency director Lt. Gen. Henry A. “Trey” Obering III will conduct a briefing on the status of missile defense at 11 a.m. EDT, in the Pentagon Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579.  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.



07/15/2008
U.S. Global Leadership Campaign (Washington, D.C.)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Washington, D.C.


07/15/2008
General Officer Announcements Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has made the following nominations:   Army Col. Heidi V. Brown for promotion to the grade of brigadier general. She is currently serving as effects coordinator, I Corps and Fort Lewis, Fort Lewis,...


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