Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome South Korea's Minister of Defense Yoon Young-kwan to the Pentagon at 8 a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 7:30 a.m. EST for the cordon.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
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 1 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.