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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is out of town. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz hosts an honor cordon to welcome Afghanistan's Minister of Interior Ali Jalali to the Pentagon at 1:30 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 1 p.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.

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08/29/2003
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld Statement on An-Najaf Bombing

I offer my condolences to the people of Iraq for this vicious attack at one of Islam's holy shrines. I particularly want to express my sympathy to the family and followers of Ayatollah Sayid Muhammed Baqir al-Hakim for their grievous...



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