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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

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05/11/2006
Secretary Rumsfeld on the Passing of Sonny Montgomery “With the passing on of Sonny Montgomery, America has lost a true patriot, and the men and women in uniform have lost one of their most passionate advocates.

“A decorated veteran of World War II -- where he won the Bronze Star for capturing a German machine gun nest -- as well...


05/11/2006
Multi-National Force--Iraq Deputy Commander to Brief Live from Iraq             U.K. Royal Marine Lt. Gen. Sir Robert Fry, deputy commander of Multi-national Force--Iraq and senior British representative in Iraq, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, May 12, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, with...



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