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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Brig. Gen. Mark Kimmitt, deputy director of operationsfor Coalition Joint Task Force 7,andDan Senor, senior advisor to the Coalition Provisional Authority, willconduct an operational update from Baghdad at9:00a.m.EDT. This event can be viewed in the Pentagon Briefing Room.

U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Gen. John F. Sattler, Director of Operations, U.S. Central Command,will conduct a teleconference from Qatar with media in the PentagonBriefing Room at 9:45 a.m. EDT. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identifiaction should be at the North Parking Entrace by 9:15 a.m.EDT. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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04/16/2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Spc. Frank K. Rivers, Jr., 23, of Woodbridge, Va., died April 14, in Mosul, Iraq when he collapsed during physical training. Spc. Rivers was assigned to the Armys 3 rd ...



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