Secretary of Defense
Donald H. Rumsfeldand Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Edmund P. Giambastiani Jr. will conduct a DoD news briefing at 1:15 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 12:30 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.
Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense
Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.