Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Qatar's Minister of Foreign Affairs Shaikh Hamad bin Jasim bin Jabir Al Thani to the Pentagon at noon EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 11:30 a.m. for the cordon.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.