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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington. Therer are no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is traveling. See press advisory for details.

Assistant Secretary of Defense Special Operations and Low-intensity Conflict Thomas W. O'Connell participates in the SEAL Wives Against Terrorism Media event at 9 a.m. EDT at the Columbia Island Marina across from the Pentagon north parking. The point of contact for the event is LTC Rivers Johnson (703) 697-4162.

There are no Speeches available for 10/24/2003. Please see the Speeches overview page for more

DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today that Sgt. Michael S. Hancock, 29, of Yreka, Calif., was killed on Oct. 24 in Mosul, Iraq.  Hancock was on guard duty when he was shot. He died of his...

Maj. Gen. Odierno to Brief Live from Tikrit             Maj. Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, Commanding General, 4 th Infantry Division will brief news media via Video Tele-Conference from Tikrit, Iraq on Monday, Oct. 27, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781 at 10:10 a.m. EST on his area...

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