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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 083-99
April 14, 1999

DoD Press Briefing Schedule

Ken Bacon, assistant secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, and Air Force Maj. Gen. Charles F. Wald, vice director for Strategic Plans and Policy for the Joint Staff (J-5), will provide an operational update of U.S. participation in NATO Operation Allied Force today at 2:30 p.m. (EDT) in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.

In view of Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen's scheduled testimony Thursday before the Senate and House Armed Services Committees, there will be no operational update press briefing on Thursday, April 15, 1999.

However, Bernard D. Rostker, under secretary of the Army and special assistant to the deputy secretary of defense for Gulf War Illnesses, will conduct a press briefing at 1:30 p.m. (EDT), Thursday, April 15, 1999, in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.