National Press Club

Defense Issues

February 2, 2006

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Run time: 60 minutes

Secretary Rumsfeld talks about President Bush fs State of the Union speech and about the Quarterly Defense Review scheduled for release on February 6. Among the issues he addressed were the future role of the military in national security strategy, combating international terrorism, and responding to emerging military threats. He also answered questions submitted by the audience and was briefly interrupted by a protester during one of the questions.