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Secretary of Defense Robert Gates delivers remarks at 5 p.m. EDT at the Ambassador S. Davis Phillips Family International Lecture in the Bryan Center on Duke University West Campus, Durham, N.C.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III; Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Ashton Carter and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Gen. James E. Cartwright testify at a hearing of House Armed Services Committee on Department of Defense's efficiency initiative at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building.

Under Secretary of Defense Comptroller and Chief Financial Officer Robert Hale testifies at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs on improving financial accountability at the Department of Defense at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room SD-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building.



09/29/2010
Lecture at Duke University (All-Volunteer Force)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Durham, North Carolina


09/29/2010
DOD Identifies Marine Casualty

                 The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring...



09/29/2010
Regional Command West Commanding General and Deputy to Brief live from Afghanistan

                 Italian Brig. Gen. Claudio Berto, commanding general for Regional Command West, and his Deputy Chief of Staff for Stability Operations, Italian Col. Vito Cracas, will brief the media live from...





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