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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 Netherlands Minister of Foreign Affairs Jaap de Hoop Scheffer to the Pentagon at 10 a.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 9:30 a.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.

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09/02/2003
SOCOM Change of Command
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL
09/02/2003:   Support Our Troops


09/02/2003
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today that Sgt. 1 st Class Mitchell A. Lane, 34, of Lompoc, Calif., died on Aug. 29 in Afghanistan. Lane fell approximately 25 feet when he was conducting a fast rope infiltration into a known enemy...



09/02/2003
Air Force Academy Review Panel Sets Public Meeting

The DoD’s Air Force Academy Review Panel will conduct a public meeting on Friday, Sept. 5, 2003, 1-3 p.m. EDT in Crystal City to review sexual misconduct allegations at the Air Force Academy. The meeting will be held in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1489 Jefferson Davis Hwy, large meeting room,...





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