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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz appears on "Fox News Sunday" at 8 A.M , NBC "Meet The Press" at 9 A.M and CBS Face The Nation at 10:30 A.M EDT.

Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace appears on NBC "Meet The Press" with Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz at 9 a.m., ABC "This Week" at 11:30 a.m., and CNN Late Edition at noon.

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04/06/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES MARINE CASUALTY The Department of Defense announced today that Cpl. Erik H. Silva, 22, of Chula Vista, Calif., was killed in action in Iraq Thursday.

Silva was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif.



04/06/2003
Briefing On Geneva Convention, EPWs And War Crimes

Special assistant to the Judge Advocate General for the Army W. Hays Parks and Ambassador Pierre-Richard Prosper, U.S. ambassador for war crime issues, will conduct a briefing on the Geneva Convention, enemy prisoners of war (EPWs) handling, war crimes, and the Law of War, on Monday, April 7, at...



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