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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Rear Adm. Michael LeFever, commander of the U.S. Disaster Assistance Center, will brief live from Islamabad, Pakistan , at 11 a.m. EST, Nov. 10, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing operations in support of earthquake relief operations. This briefing will be via a two-way audio feed. There will be no video. See press advisoryfor details.

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Lawrence Di Rita will conduct a DoD news briefing at 2:30 p.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 1:45 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the briefing.



There are no Speeches available for 11/10/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


11/10/2005
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Lance Cpl. Jeremy P. Tamburello, 19, of Denver , Colo. , died Nov. 8 from wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations just west...


There are no Press Advisories available for 11/10/2005. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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