United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, August 10, 2012 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey deliver remarks at 10:30 a.m. EDT at the Chief of Staff of the Air Force transition ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md.

Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at 1:30 p.m. EDT at a commissioning ceremony for the Marine Corps Officer Candidates School at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va.  Media interested in attending may contact Gwenn Adams at 703-784-6134.

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



08/10/2012
United States Marine Corps OCS Graduation
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA


There are no News/Casualty Releases available for 8/10/2012. Please see the News/Casualty Releases overview page for more


There are no Press Advisories available for 8/10/2012. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more



There are no Transcripts available for 8/10/2012. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.


Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow JOINT BRIEFINGSLOW WALK DOWNMAN OVERBOARDPARACHUTE MARCH MARCHING FIREOperation Inherent ResolveSIGNING HANDSHAKENational Disability Employment Awareness MonthGROUP HUGHOOK UPCHECK SIXWILDERNESS CHALLENGE                              The Cyber Domain

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: Protecting Kobani From ISIL

    Protecting Kobani From ISIL

    ℠2014 - U.S. Central Command says it's conducted about...

  • Video Thumbnail: U.S. Military Operations to Fight Ebola

    U.S. Military Operations to Fight Ebola

    ℠2014 - The U.S. Military now has 631 personnel in...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 October 23, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 October 23, 2014

    ℠2014 - The Supreme Allied Commander discusses NATO's...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 October 23, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1100 October 23, 2014

    ℠2014 - Training begins in Texas for an Ebola rapid...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected