Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
Acting Secretary of the Air Force Michael B. Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton A. Schwartz will announce administrative action taken against a number of senior Air Force officers at 3 p.m. EDT Sept. 25, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. To participate in the event, please contact Capt. Mike Andrews in Air Force Public Affairs at michael.Andrews@pentagon.af.mil.
Army Col. Todd McCaffrey, commander of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT, Sep. 25, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.