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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules.

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert delivers remarks at the Chief of Naval Reserve Change of Command ceremony at 11 a.m. EDT at the Navy Yard, Washington, D.C.  Media interested in attending may call the Chief of Naval Operations public affairs office at 703-692-5305.



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08/13/2012
DOD Identifies Marine Casualties

            The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of three Marines who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

            They died Aug. 10 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province,...



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