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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta has no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter is traveling.

Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Readiness and Force Management Frederick E. Vollrath testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee for Readiness concerning civilian workforce requirements at 11:30 a.m. EDT in room 2212, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.

Press Secretary George E. Little will brief the media at 1 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; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 7/26/2012. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


07/26/2012
Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter’s Visit to the Republic of Korea

            Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs George Little provided the following readout:

            “Deputy Secretary of Defense Ash Carter arrived in the Republic of Korea July 25 on the...



There are no Press Advisories available for 7/26/2012. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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