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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, will host a Town Hall meeting in the Pentagon Auditorium, room 5A1070 at 1:30 p.m. EDT .
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
The Defense Department offers a live briefing with Col. John Dobbins, the commander of the forward air base in Tallil, Iraq at 8 a.m. EDT, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon, Room 2E781. See press advisory for details.
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04/17/2003
Pentagon Town Hall Meeting
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Washington, D.C.


04/17/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES MARINE CASUALTY The Department of Defense announced today that Cpl. Jason David Mileo, 20 of Centreville, Md., was shot and killed April 14 after being mistaken for an enemy soldier. Emergency personnel were immediately dispatched to the scene, but Mileo died on site in the vicinity of Baghdad. He was assigned...


04/17/2003
Pentagon to Start Earth Day Celebration April 21

The Pentagon will start its Earth Day celebration Monday, April 21, with exhibits in its Center Courtyard and inside on the Concourse. This year's event, which is being hosted by acting Navy Secretary H. T. Johnson, offers an opportunity to view the latest in fuel cell vehicles and technologies...





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