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Today in DOD

Today in DOD for Oct. 18, 2023

Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness Ashish S. Vazirani provides testimony at 10 a.m. EDT at a joint Senate Armed Services Committee/Senate Veterans Affairs Committee hearing on "Military to Civilian Transition: Ensuring Success After Service," Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space Policy Dr. John Plumb provides keynote remarks, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Policy Richard Johnson joins a panel discussion, at 10 a.m. EDT at an in-person and virtual Brookings Institution event on the 2023 Department of Defense Strategy for Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. Register at

Chief of Space Operations Gen. B. Chance Saltzman participates in a virtual Center for a New American Security fireside chat at 1:30 p.m. EDT. Register at