U.S. soldiers interviewed asked to notify the Information Services Department Department of Defense
According to Xinhua News Agency, Washington, July 6 – (reporter Wang Fengfeng, Du Jing) 6 U.S. Department of Defense confirmed that Defense Secretary Robert Gates ordered the Department of Defense civilian, military officials standardized interview process.
Gates issued a memo last week, now the Defense Department to express his concerns about lax standard news release. Gates said in a memo: “We have too many people do not take the normal channels to provide information to the media, information and some false, some lack of suitable background, not even from the most understanding of the relevant policies. “he asked in an interview before the Department of Defense personnel notify the Department of Defense Information Services.
6, Pentagon spokesman Geoff Morrell said the memo and McChrystal interview provoked by the storm “has nothing to do,” Gates rectify the Pentagon press release the idea of ??style a long time. Another Defense Department spokesman Daifulapan claimed that new regulations will not hinder the military and Defense Department news media reported.