Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is traveling.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz hosts an honor cordon to welcome Jordanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Marwan Muasher to the Pentagon at 5:30 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 5 p.m. EST for escort to the cordon.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz will be accepting the American Patriot Award on behalf of the Department of Defense. The event will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Atrium Room at 7 p.m. EST. Media interested in attending should contact Kristi Hellmuth at (703)799-2449.
Brig. Gen. Mark Kimmitt, Deputy Director of Operations and Mr. Daniel Senor, Senior Advisor, will conduct a Coalition Provisional Authority briefing from Baghdad at 10:15 a.m. EST. This event can be viewed in the Press Briefing Room.