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

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Lawrence Di Rita and Deputy Director for Regional Operations, Joint Staff Operations Directorate, Brig. Gen. David Rodriguez will hold a press briefing at 1:00 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 by 12:30 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 12/14/2004. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


12/14/2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Jeffrey L. Kirk, 24, of Baton Rouge, La., died Dec. 12 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine...


12/14/2004
Pentagon Briefing on Iraq Reconstruction             Charles Hess, director of the Iraq Project and Contracting Office (PCO) will conduct a press briefing on Wednesday, Dec. 15 in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579 at 10 a.m. EST regarding Iraq reconstruction progress.

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There are no Contracts available for 12/14/2004. Please see the Contracts overview page for more



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