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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.

Department of Defense (DoD) officials will host representatives of the military services, federal agencies, and various state and local officials at the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD)/Military Services/Community Responding to BRAC 05 Conference from May 2-5, 2006, in Atlanta, Ga.  See press advisory  for details.



There are no Speeches available for 5/2/2006. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


05/02/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Staff Sgt. Mark A. Wall, 27, of Alden, Iowa, died in Mosul, Iraq, on April 27, from a non-combat related cause.  Wall was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment,...


05/02/2006
Public Event Showcases Launch of the Iraqi Virtual Science Library Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Kenneth J. Krieg , along with Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs Paula Dobriansky, will launch the Iraqi Virtual Science Library (IVSL) at the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) May 3, 2006, at 1 p.m. EDT....




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