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Open Press Events Today in the Department of Defense, August 21, 2018

Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis, Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. James C. McConville provides keynote remarks at 8 a.m. EDT at the National Defense Industrial Association, Army, Science and Technology Symposium and Showcase, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon Pl. NW, Washington, District of Columbia.


There are no Speeches available for 8/21/2018. Please see the Speeches overview page for more.

News/Casualty Releases

General Officer Assignments

DoD Announces the Return of the USNS Comfort to the Western Hemisphere This Fall

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

Press Advisories

There are no Press Advisories available for 8/21/2018. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more.


There are no Transcripts available for 8/21/2018. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more.


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