Secretary of Defense
Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense
Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs
Lawrence Di Rita andDirector of Operations, JCS, Lt. Gen.
James T. Conway will conduct a DoD news briefing at 12:45 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 by12:00 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the briefing.