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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.

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 in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing naval operations in support of the global war on terrorism. See press advisoryfor details.



There are no Speeches available for 9/22/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/22/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. 1st Class Lawrence E. Morrison, 45, of Yakima, Wash., died in Baghdad, Iraq, on Sept. 19, of injuries sustained earlier that day in Taji, Iraq, when an improvised explosive...



09/22/2005
Multinational Force-Northwest Deputy Commander to Brief Live from Iraq             Brig. Gen. Kevin Bergner, Multinational Force-Northwest deputy commander, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, Sept. 23, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of current operations.

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