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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld  is traveling. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness David S. Chu  will brief at 4:30 p.m. EDT, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on recruiting in the military services.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.   Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.   Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 7/11/2006. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


07/11/2006
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Justin L. Noyes, 23, of Vinita, Okla., died July 2 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.   He was assigned to 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 3rd...


07/11/2006
Chu to Brief on Recruiting Today             David S. Chu, the undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness, will brief at 4:30 p.m. EDT, today in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an...




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