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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon with His Excellency Pandeli Majko, Minister of Defense of the Republic of Albania, at 1:30 p.m. EDT. Media interested in attending should be at the North Parking entrance no later than 1:00 p.m.

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

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05/12/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES MARINE CASUALTIES The Department of Defense announced today that Lance Cpl. Cedric E. Bruns, 22, of Vancouver, Wash., was killed May 9 in a non-hostile vehicle accident in Kuwait. Bruns was driving a pick-up truck that was struck on the driver side by a logistics vehicle system. He was a reservist assigned to the...


05/12/2003
101st Airborne Commander to Brief Live From Mosul

Major General David H. Petraeus, commander of the U. S. Army's 101st Airborne Division, will conduct a satellite-videoteleconference briefing on Tuesday, May 13, at 10 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. He will discuss the involvement of the 101st Airborne Division in the...




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