Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Australian Prime Minister John Howard to the Pentagon today at 10:30 a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 10 a.m. for the cordon.
Rumsfeld and Howard will hold a joint media availability at 11:05 in the the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.