Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Argentine Minister of Defense Jose Pampuro to the Pentagon at 2:30 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 2 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 Missile Defense Agency, in cooperation with the Navy is scheduled to conduct an Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Flight Mission-6 (FM-6) test today. See press advisory for details.