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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel hosts an honor cordon and meeting in honor of the Minister of Defense of Israel, His Excellency Moshe Ya'alon to the Pentagon at 10:45 a.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the cordon.


Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or open media events on their schedules.
 



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10/21/2014
Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Meeting with Israeli Minister of Defense Ya'alon

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel met with the Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Ya'alon today at the Pentagon. Secretary Hagel reaffirmed the United States' deep commitment to the security of Israel, and the importance of the U.S.-Israel defense relationship. Secretary Hagel and...



10/21/2014
Department of Defense Press Briefing with Rear Admiral Kirby

Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby will conduct a briefing today at 2:30 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).

Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event;...





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