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

Iraqi Minister of State Kasim Daoud will conduct a two-way press briefing at 10 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E579 from Iraq.Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must haveproof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by9:15 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

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There are no Speeches available for 1/27/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


01/27/2005
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of 16 Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Capt. Paul C. Alaniz, 32, of Corpus Christi, Texas

Lance Cpl. Jonathan E. Etterling, 22, of Wheelersburg, Ohio

Capt. Lyle L. Gordon, 30, of Midlothian,...


01/27/2005
DoD Announces Fiscal 2004 Report             The Department of Defense announced today that the fiscal 2004 report of "100 Companies Receiving the Largest Dollar Volume of Prime Contract Awards (Top 100)" is now available on the World Wide Web.  The Web site...




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