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.