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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Maj. Gen. William G. Webster Jr., commander of Multinational Division-Baghdad, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Dec. 30, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing security operations in Baghdad. See press advisory for details.



There are no Speeches available for 12/30/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


12/30/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

       The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier, who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. 

       Cpl. Aaron M. Forbes, 24, of Oak Island, N.C., died in Baghdad, Iraq, on Dec. 28,...



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