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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.

Legal Advisor to the Appointing Authority for Military Commissions, Brig. Gen Thomas L. Hemingway will brief the media on changes to the military commissions process at a press conference in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT. See press advisoryfor details.

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08/31/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

2nd Lt. Charles R. Rubado, 23, of Clearwater , Fla. , died on Aug. 29, 2005, in Tal Afar, Iraq , when his M1A2 Abrams tank came under attack by enemy forces...



08/31/2005
DoD Release Changes to the Military Commissions Process             Legal Advisor to the Appointing Authority for Military Commissions, Brig. Gen Thomas L. Hemingway will brief the media on changes to the military commissions process at a press conference in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579,...




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