Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz hosts an honor cordon to welcome Afghanistan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah Abdullah to the Pentagon at 1:45 p.m. EST. 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 1:15 p.m. EST for escort to the cordon.