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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, Commander, United States European Command and Supreme Allied Commander, Europe USMC Gen. James L. Jones, Jr., Commander, United States Pacific Command USN Adm Thomas B. Fargo, Commander, United Nations Command, Republic of Korea/United States Combined Forces Command, Commander, United States Forces Korea USA Gen. Leon J. LaPortetestify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committeeat 2:30 p.m EDT in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building.

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



09/23/2004
Global Posture
Testimony as Prepared for Delivery by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Senate Armed Service Committee, Washington, DC


09/23/2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Benjamin K. Smith, 24, of Carterville, Ill., died Sept. 22 due to enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Smith was assigned to 1st Tank Battalion, 1st Marine Division,...


09/23/2004
Secretary Rumsfeld Hosts Honor Cordon to Welcome Iraq's Prime Minister             Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Iraq's Prime Minister Ayad Allawi to the Pentagon at 8:45 a.m. EDT, Friday, September 24, 2004.

 

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