(All Times Eastern)
0900 - Pentagon Briefing: Thursday's coverage of Secretary of Defense Robert Gates speaking with reporters at the Pentagon. (Encore, VoD, Podcast, 30 min)
1000 - USNS Mercy Briefing: VADM Doug Crowder, Commander of US Seventh Fleet, and CAPT William Kearns, Commander of Pacific Partnership 2008, speak via video phone with reporters at the Pentagon from the hospital ship USNS Mercy located in Nha Trang, Vietnam, providing an update on Pacific Partnership 2008 and its historic visit to Vietnam. (Live, VoD, Podcast) Encore presentations at 1800 & 0000hrs.