IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Pentagon Press Secretary to Brief


Secretary of Defense Ash Carter will provide remarks at 1:45 p.m. EDT on Afghanistan at the top of today's Pentagon Press briefing with Press Secretary Peter Cook 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 30 minutes before the event; have proof of affiliation and photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort into the building.