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Today in the Department of Defense, January 17, 2018

Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis and Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan have no public or media events on their schedules. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr.  is traveling.
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley speaks at 7 a.m. EST at an Association of the U.S. Army Institute of Land Warfare Breakfast Series event, Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia.
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Ship Programs Gloria L. Valdez speaks at 8 a.m. EST at a Navy League Special Topic Breakfast Series event, Westin Crystal City, 1800 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia.
The Defense Innovation Board (DIB) holds a public meeting at 2 p.m. EST at 1776 Crystal City, 2231 Crystal Dr., Arlington, Virginia. The meeting will be streamed live on innovation.defense.gov.


There are no Speeches available for 1/17/2018. Please see the Speeches overview page for more.

News/Casualty Releases

U.S. Continues to Train Local Security Forces in Syria

Press Advisories

Guantanamo Periodic Review Board Media Invitation Announced


There are no Transcripts available for 1/17/2018. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more.


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