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

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Richard B. Myers is traveling.



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12/19/2003
Two Servicemen Missing in Action in Vietnam Identified             Two airmen missing in action from the Vietnam War have been identified and returned to their families for burial.  They are Maj. Richard W. Cooper, Jr., of Salisbury, Md.; and Chief Master Sgt....
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