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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.



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03/07/2003
UNIVERSITIES SELECTED FOR RESEARCH INSTRUMENTATION FUNDING The Department of Defense (DoD) today announced plans to award $27 million to academic institutions to support the purchase of research instrumentation. The awards will be made under the Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP). The 125 awards to 75 academic institutions are...
03/07/2003:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS


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