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Delegation arriving for buildup talks

by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - A delegation from the nation's capitol will be on Guam this week to continue dialogue on the military buildup. Reportedly joining Assistant Secretary of the Navy Jackalynne Pfannensteil will be Undersecretary of the Navy Robert Work, Deputy Undersecretary of Defense Dr. Dorothy Robyn, and Assistant Deputy Commandant of the Marine Corps Brigadier General Robert Ruark. 

Several senators who sit on the Guam First Commission are urging Governor Eddie Calvo to empanel the group prior to the delegation's arrival.   Speaker Judi Won Pat and senators Rory Respicio, Judi Guthertz and Frank Blas, Jr. say they look forward to receiving the buildup delegation to carry out the work of the people in a manner that will achieve the greatest possible benefit for Guam.

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