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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld appears on NBC Meet the Press at 9 a.m. EST, CBS Face the Nation at 10:30 a.m. and CNN Late Edition at noon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff appears on Fox News Sunday at 9 a.m. and ABC This Week at 11:30 a.m.

There are no Speeches available for 3/23/2003. Please see the Speeches overview page for more

DOD IDENTIFIES SOLDIER KILLED AT CAMP PENNSYLVANIA, KUWAIT The Department of Defense announced today the identity of an American officer killed by a grenade when he was sleeping in a tent at Camp Pennsylvania, Kuwait, on March 22. Killed was Army Capt. Christopher Scott Seifert, 27. No home-of-record is available.

Seifert was assigned to the...

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Out of respect for the families and consistent with the principles of the Geneva Conventions:

1) We request news organizations not air or publish recognizable images or audio recordings that identify POWs. Additionally, we request you not use their names, first or last, or their unit...

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