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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at 12:30 p.m. EDT at the Defense Intelligence Agency’s 50th anniversary event at the Defense Intelligence Analysis Center, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C.

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

Army Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, commander of United States Division - North and the 4th Infantry Division, will brief the media live from Iraq at 10:30 a.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to provide an overview of U.S. training efforts supporting Iraqi Security Forces during Operation New Dawn and the reposturing of U.S. forces. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.



09/29/2011
DIA 50th Anniversary Ceremony
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, Bolling AFB, Washington, DC


09/29/2011
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