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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev to the Pentagon at 11:15 a.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon Mall Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 10:45 a.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.

 Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England will host a signing ceremony for the rollout of the National Security Personnel System Spiral 1.1 at 1:30 p.m., EDT April 28 in Pentagon 3E664.  See press advisory  for details.

Army Col. Rod Barham, commander of the 49th Military Police Brigade, will brief live from Iraq at 9:00 a.m. EDT, Apr. 28, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing training of the Iraqi Police.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.  Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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04/28/2006
DoD Announces Detection of Intrusion into TMA Files The Department of Defense announced today that routine monitoring detected unusual activity on one of the TRICARE Management Activity’s (TMA) public servers.

Investigation of the activity led to the discovery that an intrusion had occurred and information was compromised.

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