Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.
Vice Adm. Michael LeFever, commander, Office of the Defense Representative - Pakistan, will brief the media live at 10 a.m. EDT, Sept. 8, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973. LeFever will provide an update on U.S. military support to flood relief efforts in Pakistan. 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.