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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his calendar.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz will appear before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee at 9:30 a.m. at the Senate Dirkson Building in room 106. The subject of the hearing is, Iraq: Status and Prospects for Reconstruction - Resources. Also appearing before the committee will be OMB Director, Joshua Bolten and Acting Army Chief of Staff, General John Keane.
Lawrence Di Rita, special assistant to the Secretary of Defense, and Lt. Gen. Norton Schwartz, director for operations, J-3, Joint Staff, will conduct a briefing at 1 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781 to discuss recent OIF operations. Media representatives who do not have a Pentagon building pass and wish to cover this event should arrive at the Pentagon's North Parking Entrance at 12:30 p.m. for an escort. Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.
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07/29/2003
On Iraq
Testimony as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, Director, Office of Management and Budget, Joshua Bolten, and Acting Chief of Staff, U.S. Army, Gene


07/29/2003
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today that Spc. William J. Maher III, 35, Yardley, Pa., was killed on July 28 in Baghdad, Iraq.  Maher was in a convoy when he was injured by an improvised explosive device.  Maher died of his...



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