Advisory
Immediate Release

CENTCOM Spokesman Briefing On Camera at 4 p.m. EST Today, Feb. 19

Feb. 19, 2020

Navy Capt. William Urban, U.S. Central Command lead spokesman, will brief the press on recent maritime seizures of Iranian-produced weapons at 4 p.m. EST, Wednesday, February 19, 2020, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2D972). This briefing will be on the record and on camera, with Capt. Urban appearing via VTC from CENTCOM Headquarters in Tampa, Florida.

Both U.S. and foreign journalists without a Pentagon building pass must be pre-registered in the Pentagon Visitor Management System to attend this briefing; plan on being escorted from the River Entrance Pedestrian Bridge or the Pentagon Metro Entrance Facility only. Please arrive no later than 45 minutes before the briefing and have proof of affiliation and photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for any questions and escort into the building.

The briefing will also be streamed live on Defense.gov.