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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 017-05
March 10, 2005

Church Report Briefed

            The results of a Department of Defense review of detention operations and interrogation techniques will be provided at a press conference at the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, Thursday 10 March at 2 p.m. EST.

 

            Vice Adm. Albert T. Church III, director of the Navy staff, will discuss the result of his review which began May 25, 2004.  Other military and defense officials will join him to discuss actions the department has taken to improve detention operations.

 

            Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.   Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

 

            Church's biography can be found at:

http://www.chinfo.navy.mil/navpalib/people/flags/biographies/churchat.html