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Immediate Release

Pentagon Press Secretary John F. Kirby Press Briefing Today at 3 p.m.

May 16, 2022

Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby will hold an on-camera, on-the-record press briefing in the Pentagon Press Briefing Room at 3 p.m. today. 

Due to COVID social-distancing concerns, there will be 22 chairs for reporters in the room. The seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Only one seat per news organization is authorized.

The briefing will be livestreamed on and broadcast on Channel 2 in the Pentagon.

Those wishing to participate by phone should contact the OSD(PA) duty officer at