Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz hosts an honor cordon to welcome Qatar's First Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Hamad bin Jasim bin Jabir Al Thani to the Pentagon at 10 a.m. EDT. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 9:30 a.m. EDT for the cordon.