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06/30/1997:   SECRETARY COHEN ANNOUNCES TASK FORCE MEMBERS
06/27/1997:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AND NORTH KOREAN MILITARY REPRESENTATIVES AGREE TO THREE JOINT RECOVERY OPERATIONS
06/27/1997:   NAVY COMMISSIONS GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
06/26/1997:   NAVY ISSUES RECORD OF DECISION FOR REUSEOF NAVAL BASE PHILADELPHIA
06/26/1997:   DOD COMPLETES ANALYSIS OF SUSPECTED LASING INCIDENT
06/26/1997:   REAR ADMIRAL THOMAS J. BARRETT APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
06/25/1997:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR MAY 31, 1997SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
06/25/1997:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR APRIL 30, 1997SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
06/25/1997:   U.S.-KUWAITI FORCES TO PARTICIPATE IN EXERCISE INTRINSIC ACTION 97-2
06/24/1997:   FIRST FLIGHT TEST FOR NMD PROGRAM COMPLETED
06/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/23/1997:   Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen - National Defense University Joint Operations Symposium - QDR Conference Fort McNair Washington, D.C. June 23, 1997
06/23/1997:   PENTAGON METRO CAFE OPENS
06/23/1997:   TEN FORMER DEFENSE SECRETARIES CONFIRM SUPPORTFOR RENEWAL OF MOST FAVORED NATION STATUS WITH CHINA
06/23/1997:   TRICARE MARKETING PROGRAM WINS TOP AWARD
06/20/1997:   PHASE III OF THE TOTAL FORCE 2010 SYMPOSIA SERIES ANNOUNCED
06/20/1997:   ARMY AWARDS ADVERTISING CONTRACT
06/19/1997:   STATEMENT BY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE KENNETH H. BACON
06/19/1997:   MAINTENANCE AWARDS FOR 1997 PRESENTED
06/17/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/17/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/17/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/11/1997:   COGSWELL AWARD RECIPIENTS FOR 1997 ANNOUNCED
06/11/1997:   CLARK APPOINTED TO SUCCEED JOULWAN AS SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER, EUROPE
06/11/1997:   Remarks Prepared for Delivery by William S. Cohen Secretary of Defense - Asia Society June 11, 1997
06/11/1997:   GULFLINK ADDRESS CHANGED, SEARCH CAPABILITY IMPROVED
06/10/1997:   SECRETARY OF THE NAVY NAMES NEW AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP USS IWO JIMA
06/10/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/10/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/09/1997:   AIRCRAFT CARRIER USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) TO CHANGE HOMEPORT
06/09/1997:   STATEMENT OF GENERAL JOHN M. SHALIKASHVILI CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF
06/09/1997:   STATEMENT BY DEFENSE SECRETARY WILLIAM S. COHEN
06/09/1997:   STATEMENT BY GEN. JOSEPH W. RALSTON
06/07/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE ANNOUNCES INITIATIVES TO ENSURE EQUITY IN POLICIES FOR GOOD ORDER AND DISCIPLINE
06/07/1997:   RELEASE OF INTERIM REPORT OF DEFENSE GUIDELINES REVIEW
06/06/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
06/06/1997:   MMR JOINT PROGRAM OFFICE CHARTER SIGNED
06/05/1997:   STATEMENT BY GENERAL JOSEPH W. RALSTON
06/05/1997:   STATEMENT BY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHENCONCERNING GENERAL JOSEPH W. RALSTON
06/05/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ASSIGNMENT
06/05/1997:   DOD VALUE ENGINEERING ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS FOR 1997 PRESENTED
06/05/1997:   NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE PUBLISHES STUDY OF BIRTH DEFECTS AMONG CHILDREN OF GULF WAR VETERANS
06/03/1997:   AIR RESERVE SOFTWARE PROGRAM WINS WORLDWIDE RECOGNITION
06/02/1997:   MAJOR GENERAL JOHN R. GROVES JR. APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD
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