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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

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06/23/2003
Enemy Combatant Taken Into Custody

Department of Defense today took control of Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri after the President designated him to be an enemy combatant. Ali-Marri was tranferred to the Naval Consolidated Brig, in Charleston, South Carolina, where he will be...

06/23/2003:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
06/23/2003:   Flag Officer Assignments


06/23/2003
U.S. Hosts Informal Meeting of Defense Ministers in October

The Defense Ministers of NATO will hold an informal meeting in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on 8 and 9 October 2003, under the chairmanship of the NATO Secretary General, Lord Robertson of Port Ellen. The Secretary of Defense of the United States, the Honorable Donald Rumsfeld, will host the...




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