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.
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Victoria Clarke and Maj. Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, vice director for Operations, J-3, Joint Staff, conduct a DoD news briefing today at 2 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.
Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Military Community and Family Policy John M. Molino conducts a briefing on Casualty Notification at 2:30 p.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 3 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.