The ceremony took place at the Navy Memorial located centrally between the Capitol building and the White House.
The audit will be released “shortly,” a spokesperson for the Inspector General’s office says.
President Obama traveled to the Pentagon Wednesday to attend the September 11th Observance Ceremony.
The Obama administration informed congressional leaders Wednesday it will stop enforcing a law that blocks benefits to partners of military veterans in same-sex marriages.
The Pentagon released a statement Wednesday evening clarifying Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s assertion that Russia supplied the Syrian government with chemical weapons.
The Pentagon said that the “test had nothing to do with United States consideration of military action to respond to Syria’s chemical weapons attack.”
Secretary of State John Kerry, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey will all testify on Capitol Hill.
There is little talk anymore within the administration of seeking U.N. or NATO support for a retaliatory military strike against Syria.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel said Monday that the United States would only take action on Syria with support from the international community and with legal justification.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel welcomed Danish Defense Minister Nicolai Wammen to the Pentagon on Wednesday.