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USD/PUnder Secretary of Defense for Policy (Department of Defense)
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Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Riyadh, Muharram 9, 1433, Dec 4, 2011, SPA - Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Minister of Defense received here today U.S.
Within the DoD, the principal organizations for SA are the DSCA, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, the geographic Combatant Commands (COCOMs), the Joint Staff, the Security Cooperation Organizations (SCOs), and the Military Departments (MILDEPs).
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Michele Flournoy, speaking after talks in Beirut with Premier Saad Hariri, said the US was committed to supporting Lebanon's armed forces.
The Pakistani delegation was led by Secretary Defence, Lt Gen (Retd) Syed Athar Ali, and the US delegation was led by the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, MichTle A Flournoy.
Speaking in the same hearing, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy,
The advertisement depicted the five deputies who would participate in the meeting: Tom Donilon, Deputy National Security Advisor; Michele Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy; Stuart Levey, Under Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence; Erica Barks-Ruggles, Deputy to the Permanent Representative of the U.S.
Arms Control and Disarmament Agency in 1973-1977, and later, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy; and member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the International Institute for Strategic Studies.
The DSCA Strategic Plan goals and objectives are linked to the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy (USDP) goals and objectives and to the Deputy Secretary of Defense high-priority performance goals.
The decision to close the office was made by Obama's new appointee, Michele Flournoy, the under secretary of defense for policy. The closure is intended to send a signal that global communications by the Defense Department would now be aligned with the rest of the government.
The act required the Comptroller General to conduct an assessment of the most recent reorganization of the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin (D-Mich.) on April 5 released a newly declassified Defense Department Inspector General report entitled Review of the Pre-Iraqi War Activities of the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. The report, which was declassified at Levin's request, provides further evidence contradicting the Bush administration's claim that Saddam Hussein's Iraqi regime and al-Qaeda were cooperating with each other.
The blase attitude of the Pentagon comes through most clearly in a comment by Douglas Feith, then under secretary of defense for policy, shortly after the Taliban fell from power.
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