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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, conduct a DoD news briefing at 2:00 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 1:30 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

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 10 a.m. in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon, Room 2E781.

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04/07/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES MARINE CASUALTIES The Department of Defense identified today three Marines killed in action April 4 during Operation Iraqi Freedom. They are:

Cpl. Bernard G. Gooden, 22, of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., who was killed during a firefight in Central Iraq. He was assigned to the 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine...



04/07/2003
DuBois Keynotes NDIA Environmental and Energy Symposium

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment Raymond F. DuBois will deliver the keynote address in the opening plenary session of the 29th Annual National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Environmental and Energy Symposium Tuesday, April 8, at 9 a.m. EDT. This event,...





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