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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.



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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...




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