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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Cambodian Minister of National Defense Gen. Tea Banh to the Pentagon today at 1:15 p.m. EDT.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the cordon.

Secretary Gates hosts an honor cordon to welcome Israeli Minister of Defense Ehud Barak to the Pentagon today at 2:15 p.m. EDT.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.



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DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Spc. Michael S. Cote Jr., 20, of Denham...


09/21/2009
Multi-National Corps-Iraq Deputy Commanding General to Brief Live From Iraq Army Maj. Gen. James P. Hunt, Multi-National Corps-Iraq deputy commanding general, will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT, Sept. 22, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.

 

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