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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel holds a town hall meeting at 11 a.m. EDT, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule. 

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III participates in the 2013 Aspen Security Forum at 6 p.m. EDT, Aspen, Colo.



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07/17/2013
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. 

            Staff Sgt. Sonny C. Zimmerman,...



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