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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.

Air Force Col. Gary L. Crowder, chief, Strategy, Concepts and Doctrine, Air Combat Command, will conduct a briefing on Effects Based Operations at 1:00 p.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. Media without a Pentagon building pass should be at the North Parking Entrance at 12:30 p.m. and must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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03/19/2003
NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF MARCH 19, 2003 This week, the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps each announce an increase of reservists on active duty in support of the partial mobilization. The net collective result is 24,025 more reservists than last week.

The total number of reserve personnel currently on active duty in...



03/19/2003
DoD Hosts 2003 Women's History Month Observance

Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Charles S. Abell will host the Department of Defense 2003 Observance of National Women's History Month at 1:30 p.m. EST, on March 20, 2003, at the Women in Military Service for America Memorial, located at the Ceremonial...





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