Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Marine Corps Gen. Peter Pace, vice chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, conduct a DoD news briefing today at 1:30 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 1 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.