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Nov. 16, 2017

Deputy Secretary, Uganda's Defense Minister Discuss Africa Security

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan met with Ugandan Defense Minister Adolf Mwesige in Vancouver, British Columbia, at the 2017 U.N. Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial conference.

Oct. 17, 2017

Deputy Secretary Shanahan Hosts Vietnam War Commemoration

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan welcomed the directors of “The Vietnam War” documentary to the Pentagon and spoke directly to Vietnam vets as the Defense Department continued its commemoration of the Vietnam War.

Oct. 11, 2017

Shanahan: DoD 'Always in the Front' for Giving to Combined Federal Campaign

The Defense Department is traditionally the largest contributor in the Combined Federal Campaign, Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan said at a Pentagon event to kick off the 2017 CFC campaign season.

Oct. 4, 2017

Outgoing DIA Director to Workforce: 'Keep Telling Truth to Power'

"Keep telling truth to power" was the only advice the outgoing director of the Defense Intelligence Agency had for his successor and for the DIA workforce during a change of directorship ceremony at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in the nation's capital.

Sept. 28, 2017

Service Members Work With Puerto Rican, Federal Agencies to Help Island Recover

The Puerto Rican government is working closely with federal agencies, including the Defense Department, to recover from Hurricane Maria, a spokesperson for Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan said.

Sept. 26, 2017

Deputy Secretary Reinforces U.S. Support for Defeating al-Shabab, ISIS

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan reinforced the strong U.S. support for defeating the al-Shabab and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, during a meeting at the Pentagon with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre of Somalia.

Sept. 15, 2017

Sacred Mission for DoD POW/MIA Agency: Leave No One Behind

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan honored former prisoners of war and remembered 83,000 Americans still unaccounted for since World War II during a National POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony at the Pentagon.

Sept. 13, 2017

Deputy Defense Secretary, Bosnian Defense Minister Meet at Pentagon

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan discussed NATO and other matters of mutual interest with the Bosnian-Herzegovinian defense minister during a meeting at the Pentagon, a defense official said.

Aug. 25, 2017

Shanahan Honors Exemplary Employer Support of the Guard, Reserve

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan honored 15 companies with the 2017 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award for their support of employees who also are members of the National Guard or Reserve.

Aug. 3, 2017

Deputy Secretary, British Defense Official Discuss Various Issues

Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan and the United Kingdom's undersecretary of state and defense procurement minister discussed NATO, bilateral exercises, changing technologies, procurement innovation and other defense issues.

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