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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, commander of the Multinational Security Transition Command--Iraq, conducts a two-way press briefing live from Iraq at 10:00 a.m. EST, in the DoD Briefing Studio, 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 by9:15 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

A Senior Defense Official willconduct abackground briefing onoverall budget package in the DoD Briefing Room Pentagon 2E579 at 1:30 p.m. EST. 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 into the building. See press advisory at http://www.defenselink.mil/advisories/2005/pa20050203-1061.htmlfor details.



There are no Speeches available for 2/4/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


02/04/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. 1st Class Sean M. Cooley, 35, from Ocean Springs, Miss., died February 3 in Northern Babil Province, Iraq, when his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device....



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