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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules. 

Army Maj. Gen. John Johnson, Multi-National Corps-Iraq deputy commanding general for operations, will brief live from Iraq at 11:30 a.m. EDT, July 31, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.  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.



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07/31/2009
General Officer Assignments                 The Army Chief of Staff announced today the following assignments.

 

                Brig. Gen. Kendall...


07/31/2009
DoD Releases Quarterly Report on Iraq

                Pursuant to Section 9010 of the Department of Defense Supplemental Appropriations Act for 2008, the Department of Defense released to Congress today the “Measuring Stability and Security in...



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