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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldand Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Air Force Gen. Richard Myers will conduct a DoD news briefing at 1:15 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested incovering this event must have proof of pressaffiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by12:30 p.m. Pleasecall (703) 697-5131 for escortinto the building.

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



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09/20/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died in Baghdad, Iraq, on Sept. 16, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their M1A1 Abrams tank during patrol operations. Both soldiers were assigned to the 4th...


09/20/2005
Commander, Combined Joint Task Force, Horn of Africa to Provide Operational Update             Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Timothy F. Ghormley, commander of Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa, will brief at 3 p.m. EDT, Sept. 21, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing operations in the...




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