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Today in the Department of Defense, Monday, Feb. 26, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington today. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

Secretary Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome President Pastrana of Colombia today at 3 p.m. See the press advisory for details.

There will not be a regular DoD news briefing on Tuesday, Feb. 27. The next regular DoD news briefing will be held Thursday, March 1 at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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02/26/2001
SecDef to Host Honor Cordon for MoD of Sweden Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of Defense Bjorn Von Sydow, of the Kingdom of Sweden, to the Pentagon at 11:10 a.m. EST, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2001.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.

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