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Remarks By Acting Secretary Shanahan Prior to an Enhanced Honor Cordon Ceremony Welcoming Japan's Minister of Defense Takeshi Iwaya to the Pentagon

Acting Secretary Of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan (JOINED IN PROGRESS) ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  What's that? Q:  Can you -- can you now confirm, now that it's been longer, that it was components of an anti-tank weapon that was tested by North Korea? SEC. SHANAHAN:  I'm just saying what Barbara was reporting this [...]

Remarks By Acting Secretary Shanahan Prior to an Enhanced Honor Cordon Ceremony Welcoming Japan's Minister of Defense Takeshi Iwaya to the Pentagon2019-04-19T14:09:47-06:00

Remarks By Acting Secretary Shanahan At An Enhanced Honor Cordon And Meeting Welcoming Japanese Minister Of Defense Iwaya To The Pentagon

Acting Secretary Of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan; Japanese Minister of Defense Takeshi Iwaya ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  Is everybody set there?  Oh, very good. So, Minister Iwaya, it's so good to have you back in the Pentagon.  It feels like just yesterday you were here. (Laughter.) Even though we've only worked together a [...]

Remarks By Acting Secretary Shanahan At An Enhanced Honor Cordon And Meeting Welcoming Japanese Minister Of Defense Iwaya To The Pentagon2019-04-19T14:09:48-06:00

Department of Defense Off-Camera Press Briefing by Acting Assistant to the Secretary of Defense Charles E. Summers Jr.

Acting Assistant to the Secretary of Defense Charles E. Summers Jr. ACTING ASSISTANT TO THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE CHARLES SUMMERS: Good morning -- or afternoon, I should say. Okay, before we get started, just have a couple things to put out. I want to thank you for joining us right before the holiday weekend.  I [...]

Department of Defense Off-Camera Press Briefing by Acting Assistant to the Secretary of Defense Charles E. Summers Jr.2019-04-19T14:09:51-06:00

Remarks By Acting Secretary Shanahan At An Enhanced Honor Cordon And Meeting Welcoming Albanian Minister Of Defence Xhaçka To The Pentagon

Acting Secretary Of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan; Albanian Minister of Defence Olta Xhaçka (JOINED IN PROGRESS) ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  the strongest press is in the Pentagon.  That's good, right? (Laughter.) Q:  One more question about North Korea. SEC. SHANAHAN:  Yeah.  After maybe a couple opening remarks and we'll -- Q:  Sure. SEC. [...]

Remarks By Acting Secretary Shanahan At An Enhanced Honor Cordon And Meeting Welcoming Albanian Minister Of Defence Xhaçka To The Pentagon2019-04-19T14:09:50-06:00

Media Availability by Acting Secretary Shanahan Prior to an Honor Cordon Welcoming Albania’s Minister of Defense Olta Xhaçka to the Pentagon

Acting Secretary Of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  Courtney said today's the day that I should come out and talk. (UNKNOWN):  (inaudible) Because it's a nice day. SEC. SHANAHAN:  Right?  Yeah, yeah.  That's right. (CROSSTALK) Q:  Can you help us a little bit on the North Korea test?  Has the [...]

Media Availability by Acting Secretary Shanahan Prior to an Honor Cordon Welcoming Albania’s Minister of Defense Olta Xhaçka to the Pentagon2019-04-19T14:09:49-06:00

Department Of Defense Off-Camera Press Briefing by Acting Assistant to The Secretary Of Defense Summers and Deputy Undersecretary Of Defense Kurta

Charles E. Summers Jr., Acting Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs; Anthony Kurta, performing the duties of Deputy Undersecretary Of Defense, Personnel And Readiness ACTING ASSISTANT TO THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE CHARLES SUMMERS:  Good morning.  Yeah, it's still the morning.  I want to start off with just a couple of things. First, [...]

Department Of Defense Off-Camera Press Briefing by Acting Assistant to The Secretary Of Defense Summers and Deputy Undersecretary Of Defense Kurta2019-04-15T14:07:35-06:00

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at an Enhanced Honor Cordon and Meeting Welcoming German Minister Of Defense Von Der Leyen to the Pentagon

Acting Secretary Of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan; German Minister of Defense Dr. Ursula von der Leyen ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  Well, let's see.  I'm sure I have some prepared remarks here.  But maybe I won't give the prepared remarks.  What do you think about that, huh? (Laughter.) Yeah.  So, Minister, it's wonderful to [...]

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at an Enhanced Honor Cordon and Meeting Welcoming German Minister Of Defense Von Der Leyen to the Pentagon2019-04-15T14:07:36-06:00

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at an Enhanced Honor Cordon and Meeting Welcoming Austrian Defense Minister Kunasek to the Pentagon

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan; Austrian Defense Minister Mario Kunasek ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  All right.  Minister Kunasek, Ambassador -- Waldner, yeah (inaudible)  (LAUGHTER) ... all members of your delegation, thank you for coming.  And I know this is your -- your first visit to the Pentagon, and I'm hoping it's [...]

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at an Enhanced Honor Cordon and Meeting Welcoming Austrian Defense Minister Kunasek to the Pentagon2019-04-11T14:07:46-06:00

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at the 35th Space Symposium, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Acting Secretary Of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  Good morning.  I think this is the best job I've ever had.  The Department of Defense is the most amazing place I've ever worked.  And I've got some good remarks today.  I really want to spend some time on the Space Force.  [...]

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at the 35th Space Symposium, Colorado Springs, Colorado2019-04-09T14:08:12-06:00

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at an Enhanced Honor Cordon and Meeting Welcoming Republic of the Philippines Secretary of National Defense Lorenzana to the Pentagon

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan; Republic of the Philippines Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana ACTING SECRETARY OF DEFENSE PATRICK SHANAHAN:  Well Mr. Secretary, it's great to have you here back in the Pentagon.  I think it's your second visit here, our -- our first together.  I was commenting to the secretaries, quite [...]

Remarks by Acting Secretary Shanahan at an Enhanced Honor Cordon and Meeting Welcoming Republic of the Philippines Secretary of National Defense Lorenzana to the Pentagon2019-04-02T14:08:18-06:00