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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Australian Minister for Defense Robert M.Hill to the Pentagon at 2 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 1:30 p.m. EST for escort to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

The Department of Defense announces the Coalition Provisional Authority’s (CPA) Industry Day to be held in Arlington, Va., at the Crystal Gateway Marriott. See the press advisory for details.

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11/19/2003
National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of Nov. 19, 2003           This week the Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps each report a decrease in the number of reservists on active duty in support of the partial mobilization.  The Army reports an increase.  The net collective...


11/19/2003
Maj. Gen. Dempsey to Brief Live from Baghdad The 1 st Armored Division’s commanding general, Maj. Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, will hold a press conference via video tele-conference from Baghdad at 9:00 a.m. EST, November 20 th .  

 

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