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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld has no public or media events on his schedule.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon Englandhosts an honor cordon to welcome Bulgaria's Minister of Defense Vesselin Bliznakov to the Pentagon today at 1:15 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 12:45 p.m. for escort to the cordon.



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10/17/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Pfc. Joseph Cruz, 22, of Whittier, Calif., died in Bagram, Afghanistan, on Oct. 16, of non-combat related injuries sustained in an accident at Organ-E, Afghanistan, on Oct. 15....


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