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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld has no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England delivers remarks at the Visions of Valor Medal of Honor Event at 11 a.m. EST in Pentagon 5th floor, corridor 5/6 A Ring. 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 Pentagon. See press advisory for details.

Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Ryan Henry and Director, Force Structure, Resources and Assessment, Joint Staff, Vice Adm. Evan Chanik will conduct a briefing Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, at 1 p.m. EST on the Quadrennial Defense Review in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Copies of the report will be available at noon online through http://www.defenselink.mil/qdr/ . See press advisory for details.

Army Col. Jeffrey S. Buchanan, commander of the 2nd Brigade, 75th Division, and commander of the Special Police Transition Teams for the National Police Commando Division and 1st Mechanized Police Brigade of the Iraqi Ministry of Interior, will brief live from Iraq at 9:00 a.m. EST, Feb. 3, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing training the Iraqi Security Forces. See press advisory for details.



There are no Speeches available for 2/3/2006. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


02/03/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of three soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.  They died in Baghdad, Iraq, on Feb. 1, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV.  The soldiers were assigned to the Army's 1st Battalion,...


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