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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Kuwait's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sheikh Muhammad al-Sabah al-Salim Al-Sabah to the Pentagon at noon EDT. 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.

Rumsfeld and the al-Sabah will conducted a media availability at River Entrance at 12:45 p.m. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 12:15 p.m.

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 1:30 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.

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04/14/2003
FLAG AND GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld announced today that the president has nominated Navy Rear Adm. Michael J. McCabe for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and assignment as commander, THIRD Fleet, San Diego, Calif. McCabe is currently serving as director, Air Warfare Division, N78,...


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