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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld andAir Force Gen. Richard Myers, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, will conduct a DoD news briefing at 2:00 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. 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 1:15 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.



05/12/2005
BRAC Rollout
Briefing As Delivered By Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, The Pentagon Studio, Washington, D.C


05/12/2005
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Lance Cpl. Wesley G. Davids, 20, of Dublin, Ohio, died May 11 from an explosion while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Karabilah, Iraq. He was...


05/12/2005
DoD to Conduct BRAC Recommendations Briefing             The Department of Defense will hold a press briefing Friday, May 13, at 10:30 a.m. EDT to announce Secretary Rumsfeld's recommendations for base realignment and closures (BRAC). The session will be held in the DoD Briefing Room,...


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