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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

Ambassador L. Paul Bremer III, administrator of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq, will conduct an Iraq reconstruction update briefing at 4 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking entrance by 3:30 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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09/26/2003
Army Announces Mobilization of Two National Guard Brigades The Secretary of Defense today approved the Army’s request to mobilize two U.S. Army National Guard brigades that on July 26 were alerted to participate in Operation Iraqi Freedom.  The 30 th Infantry Brigade from North Carolina...


09/26/2003
Deputy Secretary Wolfowitz to be Keynote Speaker at Shia Memorial Service      Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz will be the keynote speaker at the memorial service for the slain Ayatollah Muhammed Baqir Al-Hakim of Al-Najaf, Iraq.  The memorial service will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Arlington Va., 2799 Jefferson Davis...




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