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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.



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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...



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