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09/03/2008
Defense Ministerial of the Americas (Banff, Alberta)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Banff, Alberta


09/03/2008
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated As Of September 3, 2008           This week the Army announced an increase, while the Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard announced a decrease. The net collective result is 115 fewer reservists activated than last week.   ...


09/03/2008
Brigade Commnader to Brief Live From Iraq Army Col. Scott McBride, commander of the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) will brief live from Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT, Sep. 4, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.   Journalists without a...



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