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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.
Maj. Gen. Ray Odierno, commander of the U. S. Army's 4th Infantry Division, will conduct a videoteleconference briefing at 10 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. See press advisory for details.
Assistant Secretary of Defense William Winkenwerder will conduct a news conference at 1 p.m. EDT to discuss Defense Department efforts to help rebuild the Iraqi health system and to advise the Iraqi Ministry of Health. The briefing will be in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. See press advisory for details.
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07/25/2003
Navy Commissions New Guided-Missile Destroyer Mustin

The newest Arleigh Burke class guided-missile destroyer, Mustin will be commissioned on Saturday, July 26, 2003, during a 7:45 p.m. PST ceremony at the Naval Air Station North Island, Pier K, in Coronado, Calif.

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07/25/2003
Maj. Gen. Odierno to Brief Live From Tikrit

Maj. Gen. Ray Odierno, commander of the U. S. Army's 4th Infantry Division, will conduct a videoteleconference briefing from Tikrit on Friday, July 25, at 10 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. He will discuss 4th Infantry Division (Task Force Ironhorse) operations to create a...





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