Secretary of Defense
Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense
Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Stephen T. Johnson, commanding general, Multinational Force-West and II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), will brief at 9 a.m. EDT, Oct. 7, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing operations in western Iraq. See
press advisory for details.