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12/30/1997:   PRESIDENT LAUDS AIR NATIONAL GUARD EFFORTS
12/25/1997:   Remarks Prepared for Delivery Deputy Under Secretary Of Defense for Environmental Security Sherri W. Goodman Climate Change Best-of-the-Best for the Stratospheric Ozone Protection Awards
12/23/1997:   DEFENSE ACQUISITION DESKBOOK WINS RETURN ON INVESTMENT CONTEST
12/23/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
12/19/1997:   DOD RELEASES DETAILS OF SECRETARY'S BOSNIAN TRIP
12/18/1997:   FEDERAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON GENDER-INTEGRATED TRAINING AND RELATED ISSUES
12/18/1997:   106,664 SERVICEMEMBERS TO CELEBRATE HOLIDAYS DEPLOYED OVERSEAS
12/16/1997:   GOVERNMENT-INDUSTRY RESEARCH EFFORT LAUNCHED
12/16/1997:   COHEN ORDERS REVIEW OF RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE TRAINING
12/15/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE RESPONSE TO CONGRESS ON "TRANSFORMING DEFENSE"
12/15/1997:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT TO START IMMUNIZING TROOPS AGAINST ANTHRAX
12/12/1997:   NAVY ISSUES RECORD OF DECISION FOR REUSE OF NAVAL STATION SAND POINT SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
12/12/1997:   DARPA SELECTS MICRO AIR VEHICLE CONTRACTOR
12/12/1997:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT SPONSORS CONFERENCE ON PERSONAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
12/11/1997:   MAJ. GEN. MICHAEL E. DUNLAVEY APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
12/11/1997:   MAJ. GEN. JOHN J. BATBIE JR. APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
12/10/1997:   Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen - Message to all Soldiers
12/10/1997:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR OCTOBER 31, 1997SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
12/10/1997:   UNITED STATES/PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA FIRST-EVER DEFENSE CONSULTATIVE TALKS
12/10/1997:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT HOSTS QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
12/09/1997:   29TH US/REPUBLIC OF KOREA SECURITY CONSULTATIVE MEETINGJoint CommuniquDecember 9,1997
12/09/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE POSTPONES MIDDLE EAST TRIP
12/05/1997:   ACTIVE, GUARD AND RESERVE ID CARDS TO GO TOTAL FORCE GREEN
12/05/1997:   NATIONAL GUARD TO STAFF HALF OF DIRECTORATE OF MILITARY SUPPORT (DOMS)
12/05/1997:   DoD AWARDS $42.2 MILLION TO UNIVERSITIES FOR RESEARCH EQUIPMENT
12/04/1997:   SECRETARY COHEN PRAISES ARMY'S INTEGRATIONOF ACTIVE/NATIONAL GUARD DIVISIONS
12/04/1997:   VA, DOD AGREE ON PRE-DISCHARGE EXAMS FOR DISABILITY CLAIMS
12/04/1997:   1998 DACOWITS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS NAMED
12/04/1997:   FOUR DOD LAB CENTERS TO RECEIVE FUNDING TO ASSIST IN ENHANCING HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING
12/04/1997:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AERIAL DEMONSTRATION TEAM 1998 SCHEDULES
12/04/1997:   OPERATION JOINT ENDEAVOR MAILING ADDRESSES RELEASED
12/03/1997:   AIR NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS AND C-130S TO RETURN FROM INDONESIA FIRE FIGHTING MISSION
12/02/1997:   JOINT ACTIVITIES TO TRANSFER TO UNITED STATES ATLANTIC COMMAND UNDER DEFENSE REFORM INITIATIVE
12/02/1997:   EXERCISE EAGER MACE
12/01/1997:   DOD ESTABLISHES STANDARD CRITERIA FOR ELECTRONIC RECORDS MANAGEMENT
12/01/1997:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ANNOUNCES FY97 AVIATION SAFETY RECORD
12/01/1997:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GOLDENHAR SYNDROME STUDY PUBLISHED
12/01/1997:   1997 ANNUAL HEALTH CARE SURVEY ANNOUNCED
12/01/1997:   DEFENSE SECRETARY COHEN ENDORSES PANEL'S KEY CONCLUSION THAT FUNDAMENTAL INFRASTRUCTURE REFORM IS ESSENTIAL TO TRANSFORMATION OF US MILITARY
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