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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldhosts an honor cordon to welcome Denmark's Minister of Defense Soren Gade to the Pentagon today at noon 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 11:30 a.m. for escort to the cordon.

SecretaryRumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Macedonian Prime Minister Vlado Buckovski to the Pentagon today at 3 p.m. 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 2:30 p.m. for escort to the cordon.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England and Office of Personnel Management Director Linda Springer conduct a press briefing at 3 p.m, Oct. 26, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to discuss the National Security Personnel System. 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. For more information see press advisory.



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10/26/2005
Department of Defense and Office of Personnel Management Announce New Human Resource System The Department of Defense and Office of Personnel Management announced today submission of final regulations for the National Security Personnel System (NSPS) to the Federal Register.

The final regulations define the rules for implementing a new human resources system that will...


10/26/2005
Defense Department Conducts National Security Personnel System Briefing             Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England and Office of Personnel Management Director Linda Springer will conduct a press briefing at 3 p.m. EDT, Oct. 26, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to discuss the...




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