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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedule.



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08/11/2014
Statement by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on the Passing of Robin Williams

The entire Department of Defense community mourns the loss of Robin Williams. Robin was a gifted actor and comedian, but he was also a true friend and supporter of our troops. From entertaining thousands of service men and women in war zones, to his philanthropy that helped veterans...



08/11/2014
Department of Defense Press Briefing with Joint Staff Director of Operations

Director of Operations J3, Lt. Gen. William C. Mayville Jr. will conduct a briefing today at 2:30 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...





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