Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an Honor Cordon and meeting with Prime Minister of Iceland Geir Haarde at 1:30 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon Mall Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 1 p.m. for escort to the cordon
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Gen. George Casey, commander of Multi-National Force-Iraq, will conduct a news conference today at 3 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579. Journalists 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 Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.