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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldhosts an honor cordon to welcome Portugal's Minister for National Defense Luis Amado to the Pentagon today at 1 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 12:30 p.m. EST for escort to the cordon.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Kenneth J. Kriegand Director, Defense Logistics Agency Vice Adm. Keith W. Lipperttestify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committeeat10 a.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Security Paul McHaletestifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committeeat 10 a.m EST in room 311 Cannon House Office Building.

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Kenneth J. Kriegand Under Secretary of Defense Comptroller Tina W. Jonastestify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committeeat 2 p.m. EST in room SR-232A, Russell Senate Office Building.



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11/09/2005
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Gunnery Sgt. Darrell W. Boatman, 38, of Fayetteville , N.C. , died on Nov. 4 at Landstuhl Reginal Medical Center , Germany , from wounds sustained on Nov. 2 from an improvised...


11/09/2005
Disaster Assistance Center Commander to Brief Live From Pakistan            Rear Adm. Michael LeFever, commander of the U.S. Disaster Assistance Center, will brief live from Islamabad, Pakistan , at 11 a.m. EST, Nov. 10, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing...



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