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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Maj. Gen. David Barno will host an audio-only briefing on Free Iraq Forces training, live from Tazar, Hungary, at 11 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. 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 10:45 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for an escort into the building.

Dr. Michael Kilpatrick, deputy director, Deployment Health Support Directorate, and Col. James Naughton, Army Material Command, host a briefing concerning depleted uranium at 1 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room. Media should be at the North Parking Entrance by 12:45 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for an escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 3/14/2003. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/14/2003
DOD ANNOUNCES PLANS TO STIMULATE UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH The Department of Defense (DoD) today announce plans to award 19 grants, totaling $4.7 million, that will support approximately 650 undergraduate students, in its first annual Awards to Stimulate and Support Undergraduate Research Experiences (ASSURE) Program. The ASSURE program will be executed...


There are no Press Advisories available for 3/14/2003. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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