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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.

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Advanced Systems and Concepts Sue Payton; Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense Peter F. Verga; Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Dr. Tony Tether testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

The Department of Defense will hold a press briefing at 2 p.m. EDT with Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Peter W. Rodman and the Joint Staffs Director of Strategic Plans and Policy Lt. Gen. Walter L. Sharp in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to discuss the report to Congress that provides an update on Iraq's progress in moving towards a secure and self-supporting society, the Report to Congress Measuring Stability and Security in Iraq. 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.

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There are no Speeches available for 7/21/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


07/21/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Staff Sgt. Jefferey J. Farrow, 28, of Birmingham, Ala., died July 19 in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, of non-combat related injuries. Farrow was assigned to the Army Reserve's...


07/21/2005
Pentagon Releases Security and Stability in Iraq Report             The Department of Defense released today the Security and Stability in Iraq Report to Congress.  The report can be found at http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Jul2005/d20050721secstab.pdf .


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