Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Edmund P. Giambastiani Jr., will conduct a DoD news briefing at 1:30 p.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 12:45 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the briefing.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England and Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Edmund P. Giambastiani Jr. deliver remarks to the Center for Strategic and International Studies at 5:30 p.m. EST in the St. Regis Hotel, 923 16th and K Streets, N.W. Washington, D.C. For more information media can call: (202) 775-3245.
Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Chemical and Biological Defense Programs Dale E. Klein delivers remarks to the CBRN Defense Conference at 8:30 a.m. EST at the Hilton Arlington and Towers, Arlington, Va.