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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.

Gen. James L. Jones, NATO's supreme allied commander, Europe (SACEUR) and commander of the European Command (USEUCOM) will conduct a news briefing at 10 a.m. EDT, Sept. 20, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of NATO operations, including NATO's International Security and Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 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.


09/20/2006
Center for Security Policy's 2006 Keeper of the Flame Award Dinner
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, East Hall, Union Station, Washington, D.C.


09/20/2006
WMD-CST Teams Certified for Maryland, Mississippi      The Department of Defense notified Congress today that certification has been completed for the Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Teams (WMD-CST) of the Maryland and Mississippi National Guard.      These teams, the 32nd WMD-CST at Fort...


09/20/2006
Combined Forces Command-Afghanistan Commander to Brief

           Army Lt. Gen. Karl Eikenberry, commanding general of Combined Forces Command-Afghanistan, will conduct a news briefing at 10:30 a.m. EDT, Sept. 21, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing military...





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