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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace and Commander, Central Command Gen.John Abizaid testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building.

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



08/03/2006
Opening Statement before the Senate Armed Services Committee
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, DC


08/03/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 Spc. Hai Ming Hsia, 37, of New York, N.Y., died Aug. 1 during combat operations in Ar Ramadi, Iraq.  Hsia was assigned to the 6th Infantry Regiment,...



08/03/2006
Brigade Combat Team Commander to Brief Live from Iraq Army Col. Brian D. Jones, commander of 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, Aug. 4, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass...



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