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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Maj. Gen. Thomas R. Turner II, commander of Multinational Division-North and the 101st Airborne Division, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Jan. 20, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq. See press advisory for details.



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01/20/2006
Navy Names New Combat Logistics Force Ship The Department of the Navy has announced the naming of the Navy's newest combat logistics force underway replenishment naval vessel, the USNS Alan Shepard , to honor the first American in space, Rear Adm. Alan B. Shepard Jr.

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