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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Brig. Gen. Joseph Anderson, chief of staff for the Multinational Corps-Iraq, will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT, Sept. 28, 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.


There are no Speeches available for 9/28/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/28/2007
Detainee Transfer Announced The Department of Defense announced today the transfer of one detainee from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Mauritania. This detainee was determined to be eligible for transfer following a comprehensive series of review processes conducted at Guantanamo.   The transfer is a demonstration...


There are no Press Advisories available for 9/28/2007. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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