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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, conduct a DoD news briefing at 11:00 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Senior Defense officials conduct a background briefing on Special Operations at 12:00 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.



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01/07/2003
GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUCEMENT AND ASSIGNMENT Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld announced today that the president has nominated Army Col. William M. Jacobs for appointment to the rank of brigadier general. Jacobs is currently serving as deputy director for operations, program mangement officer, Objective Force Task Force, Arlington,...


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