Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, April 5, 2001
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host a full honor arrival ceremony to welcome King Abdullah II of Jordan today at 11 a.m. at the Pentagon. See the press advisory for details.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
The next regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for today at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.
Secretary of the Navy (Acting) Robert B. Pirie's visit to the Navy and Marine Corps Commands in Southern California ends today. See the press advisory for details.
The Army's Division Capstone Exercise continues through April 14 at the National Training Center, Fort Irwin, Calif. See the exercise web site (no longer available) for details.
See Other Events for additional listings.
What's New in DefenseLINK
Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be sent by e-mail to email@example.com.
News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131.
All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.
A public affairs duty officer is available 24 hours a day through +1 (703) 697-5131. In case of a family emergency, please contact your local American Red Cross.
Use Pick a Day to go to a
different day. Check Other Events
for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional
hearings, reunions and much more.