United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, September 21, 2005 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

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 Horn of African region. See press advisoryfor details.



There are no Speeches available for 9/21/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/21/2005
DoD Selects Hispanic Serving Institutions for Grants The Department of Defense announced today plans to award 17 grants totaling $4.4 million to 15 Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs).

These grants will be made under the fiscal 2005 DoD Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions Infrastructure Support Program....


09/21/2005
Navy Commander to Brief Live From Middle East              Vice Adm. David Nichols, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, and commander of the U.S. Fifth Fleet, will brief live from Bahrain at 9 a.m. EDT, Sept. 22, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an...




Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.


Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow TRIPOLI ASSISTWELL DECK WELCOMEWARRIOR EXERCISETRAINING FOR CHAOSLEADER OF ANGELSOFFLOADING GEARDETAINEE TRAININGSPECIAL DELIVERYU.S. Pacific CommandAIR FORCE ADDRESSAspen Security Forum 2014

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 July 29, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1100 July 29, 2014

    The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs talks about educating...

  • Video Thumbnail: Navy Secretary Visits Sailors in Japan

    Navy Secretary Visits Sailors in Japan

    ℠2014 - Navy Secretary Ray Mabus answers questions...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 0900 July 29, 2014

    DoD News Now: 0900 July 29, 2014

    ℠2014 - Navy Secretary Ray Mabus speaks with Sailors...

  • Video Thumbnail: US CENTCOM Commander Visits Kuwait

    US CENTCOM Commander Visits Kuwait

    ℠2014 - U.S. CENTCOM commander Gen. Lloyd Austin...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected