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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 143-03
November 19, 2003

Maj. Gen. Dempsey to Brief Live from Baghdad

The 1st Armored Division’s commanding general, Maj. Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, will hold a press conference via video tele-conference from Baghdad at 9:00 a.m. EST, November 20th.  

 

Maj. Gen. Dempsey will address issues such as coalition military actions in his area of operations, centered on Baghdad, as well as security measures and reconstruction efforts.  See the 1st Armored Division’s website for additional background information.

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            Media representatives who do not have a Pentagon building pass and wish to cover this event should arrive at the Pentagon's North Parking Entrance at 8:30 a.m. EST for an escort.  Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.