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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Lawrence Di Rita and Director of Operations, J-3, Lt. Gen. James T. Conway conduct a DoD news briefing at 11:30 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 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the briefing.

Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Ryan Henry and Director, Strategic Plans and Policy, Joint Staff, Lt. Gen. Walter Sharp testify at a hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee at 9:30 a.m. EDT, at 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building.



There are no Speeches available for 6/16/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


06/16/2005
DoD Identifies Navy Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Petty Officer 2nd Class Cesar O. Baez, 37, of Pomona, Calif., died June 15, as a result of enemy small arms fire while conducting combat operations in al-Anbar...


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