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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Victoria Clarke and Maj. Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, vice director for Operations, J-3, Joint Staff, conduct a DoD news briefing today at 1:30 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.

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 at 9 a.m. See press advisory for details.

Members of the media are invited to attend telephone interviews with airmen operating at forward deployed locations at 10:00 a.m. The interviews will take place in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 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 9:30 a.m. See the Air Force web site for details.

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There are no Speeches available for 4/8/2003. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


04/08/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY CASUALTIES The Department of Defense identified today two soldiers killed in action April 7 during Operation Iraqi Freedom. They are:

2nd Lt. Jeffrey J. Kaylor, 24, of Clifton, Va., who was killed in Iraq. Kaylor was assigned to C Battery, 39th Field Artillery Battalion, Fort Stewart,...



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