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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldconducts aTown Hall Meeting. See press advisoryfor details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.

Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) Douglas J. Feith and Vice Director, Strategic Plans and Policy (J5) for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Rear Adm. William D. Sullivan, brief the National Defense Strategy and National Military Strategy at a press conference at the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579,at 11:30 a.m EST. 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 building.

Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) David S. C. Chu; Commander, Joint Task Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Brig. Gen. K. C. McClain; and Department of Defense Inspector General Joseph E. Schmitzbrief at a press conference at the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, at 2 p.m. 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 building.

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03/18/2005
Pentagon Town Hall Meeting (Anniversary of Operation Iraq Freedom)
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Pentagon Auditorium, Washington, DC


03/18/2005
U.S. POW/MIA Delegation Leads Talks in Laos Senior officials from Laos and the U.S. concluded talks this week reaffirming close cooperation in the mission to account for missing Americans from the Vietnam War.

Director, Europe-Americas Department of Laos Ministry of Foreign Affairs Southam Sakonhninhom opened and closed the...


There are no Press Advisories available for 3/18/2005. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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