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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, Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Robert F. Willard, Vice Chief of Staff USAF John D.W. Corley and Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen.Robert Magnus testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building.

Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans Lt. Gen.James J. Lovelace, Deputy Commandant Plans, Policies and Operations Lt. Gen. Jan C. Huly, Commanding General XVIII Airborne Corps Lt. Gen. John R. Vines and Commander, United States Marine Corps Forces, Central Command Commanding General, I Marine Expeditionary Force Lt. Gen. John F. Sattler testify at hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SR-222, Russell Senate Office Building.

Combatant Commander Central Command Gen. John Abizaid and Under Secretary of Defense Policy Eric Edelman testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 10 a.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Secretary of the Navy David C. Winter, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michael G. Mullen and Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Michael W. Hagee testify at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense at 10 a.m. EST in room SD-192



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03/15/2006
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Mobilized as of March 15, 2006            This week, the Air Force and Navy announced an increase in the number of reservists on active duty in support of the partial mobilization, while the Army, Marine Corps and Coast Guard numbers decreased. The net collective...
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03/15/2006
Combined Joint Task Force 76 Commander to Brief Live from Afghanistan             Army Maj. Gen. Benjamin Freakley, commander of Combined Joint Task Force 76, and commanding general, 10 th  Mountain Division, will brief live from Afghanistan at 10 a.m. EST, March 16, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon...



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