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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Philippine Secretary of National Defense Angelo Reyes to the Pentagon at 12:30 p.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 noon for the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz will participate in a news briefing with Central Command liaison officers at 2:30 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. Media without a Pentagon building pass should be at the North Parking Entrance at 2 p.m. and must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

A defense official will conduct a background briefing on the release of the military commission draft Crimes and Elements Instruction at 12:00 p.m EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. See press advisory for details.



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02/28/2003
DOD RELEASES DRAFT MILITARY COMMISSION INSTRUCTION The General Counsel of the Department of Defense (DoD) today released a draft military commission instruction entitled " Crimes and Elements for Trials by Military Commission." This instruction lists and defines certain violations of the laws of war and other offenses triable by military...


02/28/2003
Background Briefing to be Held on Draft Military Commission Instruction

A defense official will conduct a background briefing on the release of the military commission draft Crimes and Elements Instruction, Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at 12:00 p.m EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.

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