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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Armenian Minister of Defense Serzh Sargsyan to the Pentagon at 11 a.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 10:30 a.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.

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

Army Maj. Gen. Joseph J. Taluto, commander of Multinational Division North-Central, commander of Task Force Liberty, and commander of the U.S. 42nd Infantry Division, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, Oct. 28, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing security operations in north-central Iraq. See press advisoryfor details.



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10/28/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Evan S. Parker, 25, of Arkansas, Kan., died at Landstuhl Army Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, on Oct. 26, of injuries sustained in Balad, Iraq, on Oct. 23, when...


10/28/2005
Rumsfeld to Host U.S.- Japan Ministers Security Meeting              Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Nobutaka Machimura and Minister of State for Defense of Japan Yoshinori Ohno to the Pentagon at 7:15 a.m....




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