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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.

Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness David S.C. Chu conducts a DoD news briefing at 2:30 p.m. EDT on the DoD pay and personnel initiative 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 2 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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09/29/2003
Navy Names New Amphibious Assault Ship Makin Island The U.S. Navy has selected the name Makin Island for its next amphibious assault ship, which honors the daring raid carried out by Marine Corps Companies A and B, Second Raider Battalion, on Japanese-held Makin Island, in the Gilbert...


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