Secretary of Defense
Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Russian Minister of Defense Sergey Borisovich Ivanov to the Pentagon at 10:30 a.m. EST. For details see
Secretary Rumsfeldand Ivanov will conduct a media availability at 1:20 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media 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.
Deputy Secretary of Defense
Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.