United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, October 27, 2005 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldhosts an honor cordon to welcome the Czech Republic's Minister of Defense Karel Kuehnl to the Pentagon 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. EDT for escort to the cordon.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events onhis schedule.



There are no Speeches available for 10/27/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


10/27/2005
U.S. Navy Announces CVN to Replace USS Kitty Hawk in 2008 The U.S. Navy announced today that one of its nine Nimitz-class aircraft carriers will replace the USS Kitty Hawk as the forward deployed carrier in the Western Pacific, and will arrive in Yokosuka, Japan in 2008.

The USS Kitty Hawk is nearing the end of its service life and will return...


10/27/2005
Multinational Division North-Central Commander to Brief Live From Iraq             Army Maj. Gen. Joseph J. Taluto, commander of Multinational Division North-Central, commander of Task Force Liberty, and commander of the U.S. 42 nd Infantry Division, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, Oct. 28, in the...



There are no Transcripts available for 10/27/2005. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.


Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow PENTAGON WELCOMEEBOLA EFFORTOFFLOADING CARGOMUTUAL IMPORTANCEPATROL COUNTGREETING CHILDRENThe Cyber DomainREPLENISHMENT AT SEARADIO INOperation Inherent ResolvePULL AND SHOOT'WALL THAT HEALS'DoD Helps Fight Ebola in West Africa

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: Women's Self Defense Class

    Women's Self Defense Class

    ℠2014 - Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan held a...

  • Video Thumbnail: Joint Effort In the Fight Against Ebola

    Joint Effort In the Fight Against Ebola

    ℠2014 - Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division are...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News News: 1100 October 21, 2014

    DoD News News: 1100 October 21, 2014

    ℠2014 - More troops join the effort to contain Ebola,...

  • Video Thumbnail: Coast Guard Rescues Boater from Fire

    Coast Guard Rescues Boater from Fire

    ℠2014 – The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a boater after...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected