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

Deputy Commanding General, Central Command, Lt. Gen. Lance L. Smithconducts a briefing at10:00 a.m. EST in the Foreign Press Center.

Lt. Gen.John F.Sattler, Commanding General, I MEF, will conduct a video and audio briefing from Iraqwith the Pentagon Press Corp at 11 a.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must haveproof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by10:15 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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11/18/2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Christopher T. Heflin, 26, of Paducah, Ky.

Lance Cpl. Louis W. Qualls, 20, of Temple, Texas.

Both Marines died Nov. 16 as...


11/18/2004
Pentagon Launches Natiowide "America Supports You" Program Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness  Charles Abell will launch DoD's nationwide program "America Supports You" Friday, Nov. 19, at 11:30 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579.  The "America Supports You"...




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