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

Under Secretary of Defense for Personel and Readiness David S.C. Chu testifies at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs at 10 a.m. EST in room 342 Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Assistant Secretary of the Army for Financial Management and Comptroller Nelson Ford, Chief Information Officer, Department of the Navy David Wennergren and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force John Vonglis testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SR-232A, Russell Senate Office Building.



There are no Speeches available for 11/16/2006. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


11/16/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualties      The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Nov. 13 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle during combat operations. Both soldiers...


11/16/2006
Regimental Combat Team Commander to Brief Live From Iraq           Marine Col. Larry Nicholson, commander of Regimental Combat Team 5, will brief live from Camp Fallujah, Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Nov. 17, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq. ...




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