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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld andChairman of theJoint Chiefs of Staff, Air Force Gen. Richard Myers,will conduct a DoD news briefing at 11:00 a.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 10:15 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Macedonia, Jovan Manasievski, to the Pentagon at 4:30 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking entrance by 4 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events onhis schedule.



There are no Speeches available for 6/1/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/01/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of three soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died May 24 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV. They were assigned to the 1 st Battalion, 76 th Field Artillery, 4 th Brigade...


06/01/2005
Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Grone addresses the National Association of Installation Developers             Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment Philip W. Grone will deliver the keynote address at the annual conference of the National Association of Installation Developers (NAID), an association of defense...


There are no Contracts available for 6/1/2005. Please see the Contracts overview page for more



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