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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. 

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen speaks at 10 a.m. EDT to the New Jersey Youth Challenge Academy Graduation at the War Memorial, Patriots Theater, Trenton, N.J.



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08/29/2009
DoD Identifies Army Casualties                 The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   They died Aug. 28 in Rashid, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked...


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