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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome German Minister of Defense Franz Josef Jung to the Pentagon today at 11:30 a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon Mall Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 11 a.m. EST for escort to the cordon.

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



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12/19/2005
Military Commission Charges Referred The Department of Defense announced today that charges were referred to a military commission in the cases of Jabran Said Bin al Qahtani and Sufyian Barhoumi by the appointing authority, John D. Altenburg Jr. on Dec. 16, 2005.   Altenburg previously approved charges on al Qahtani...


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