Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will provide opening remarks at the Army birthday celebration ceremony at 10 a.m. in the Pentagon Courtyard.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz will host an honor cordon to welcome Uganda's President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to the Pentagon at 11:30 a.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 11 a.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Networks and Information Integration John Stenbit will host a media availability to discuss DoD's adoption of the next-generation Internet protocol. The presentation will take place at 11 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. See press advisory for details.
Commander of Coalition Joint Task Force Seven Army Lt. Gen. David McKiernan will conduct a video-teleconference press briefing at 8 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E781. He will discuss the postwar stabilization efforts in Iraq and his upcoming transfer of authority. See press advisory for details.