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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Estonian Minister of Defense Jürgen Ligi to the Pentagon today at 11 a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon Mall Entrance.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be escorted from the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the ceremony.

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



There are no Speeches available for 10/31/2006. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


10/31/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.               Staff Sgt. Kyu H. Chay, 34, of...


10/31/2006
DoD Unveils the Next Generation Common Access Card      David S. Chu, the under secretary of defense for personnel and readiness will brief at 10:30 a.m. EST, on Nov. 1 in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide a brief on the Next Generation Common Access Card.      Journalists without a...




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