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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Peter Rodman, tesitifes before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission at 9:15 a.m. EDT, at the Senate Dirksen Office Building.

Barham Salilh, Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq, will discuss progress in Iraq at 10 a.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E579.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.


There are no Speeches available for 9/14/2006. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/14/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty      The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.      Capt. Matthew C. Mattingly, 30, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, died on Sept. 13 in Mosul, Iraq, when he encountered enemy forces using small...


09/14/2006
Multinational Corps--Iraq Commander to Brief Live from Iraq      Army Lt. Gen. Peter W. Chiarelli, commander of the Multinational Corps-Iraq, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, Sept. 15, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq.     ...




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