Secretary of Defense
Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense
Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
Brig. Gen. Augustus L. (Leon) Collins; Commander, 155th Brigade Combat Team, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Dec. 9, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing security operations in the brigade's area of operations. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.