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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will administer the oath of office at a swearing-in ceremony at 4:30 p.m. EDT. See press advisoryfor details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.

Principal Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Charles S. Abell, Commander, United States Forces Korea, General Leon J. LaPorte, Inspector General, Department of Defense Joseph E. Schmitz testify on U.S. Policies Against Trafficking in Persons at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committeeat 3 p.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

The Annual Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Awards
Remarks as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, Washington, DC

DoD Identifies Army Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Sept. 18 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device hit their convoy vehicle. Both were assigned to the 4 th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 1st...

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