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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates hosts a Full Honors Arrival Ceremony to welcome India's Minister of Defense A.K. Antony to the Pentagon today at 9:30 a.m. EDT.  The ceremony will be held on the Pentagon River Parade Field.  Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 9 a.m. EDT for escort to the ceremony site.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Eric S. Edelman, Director for Operations, J-3, Joint Staff, Lt. Gen. John M. Paxton Jr. and Director for Intelligence, J-2, Joint Staff, Brig. Gen. Michael T. Flynn testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the current situation in Georgia and implications for U.S. policy at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SD-106, Dirksen Senate Office Building.



09/09/2008
Polish Armed Forces Reception, Embassy of the Republic of Poland (Washington, D.C.)
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England, Embassy of the Republic of Poland, Washington, D.C.


09/09/2008
Missing WWII Soldier Is Identified              The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, missing in action from World War II, have been identified and are being returned to his family for burial...


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