Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta visits the USS John C. Stennis to meet with service members ahead of their deployment to the Middle East at 10:30 a.m. PDT in Bremerton, Wash.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.
The Air Force and Marine Corps announced this week a decrease in activated reservists while the Army, Navy and Coast Guard announced an increase. The net collective result is 205 additional reservists and National Guard...
Gen. John R. Allen, commander, International Security and Assistance Force and commander of U.S. Forces-Afghanistan,will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 9 a.m. EDT, Aug. 23, in the Pentagon Briefing Room...
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