Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey deliver remarks at the National Guard Bureau Change of Responsibility Ceremony at 8 a.m. EDT in the Pentagon Auditorium (BH650).
Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta hosts an honor cordon to welcome Montenegro's Minister of Defense Milica Pejanovic-Djurisic to the Pentagon today at 1:45 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the cordon.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.