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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. See press advisoryfor details.

Rumsfeld also hosts honor cordon to welcome Slovakia's Minister of Defense Juraj Liska to the Pentagon at 1 p.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 12:30 p.m. for escort to the cordon.

Rumsfeldalsohost honor cordon to welcome Georgia's Minister of Defense Giorgi Baramidze to the Pentagon at 2:30 p.m. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 2 p.m. for escort to the cordon.

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



There are no Speeches available for 9/24/2004. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/24/2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Skipper Soram, 23, of Kolonia Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, died Sept. 22 in Baghdad, Iraq, when a vehicle-based improvised explosive device detonated near...


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