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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

11 a.m. (EST) Press Conference on Missile Defense, Pentagon Briefing Studio, Room 2E781.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

European Visit

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JANUARY 19, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 PA Secretary of Defense Press Briefing on Missile Defense
3 TRNS Press Conference by ROK Minister Chun and Secretary Cohen, Seoul, South Korea, January 15, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

1 p.m. (EST)
2118 Rayburn Bldg.
House Committee on National Security OPEN Witnesses: General Henry H. Shelton, Chairman, JCS; Admiral Jay L. Johnson, CNO; General Dennis J. Reimer, Chief of Army; General C.C. Krulak, Commandant of the Marine Corps; General Michael E. Ryan, Chief of Staff, Air Force re: Readiness.

DUTY OFFICER FOR JANUARY 20, 1999 - Mr. Byers

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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01/20/1999
Remarks at the Combined Federal Campaign Awards Ceremony
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen , The Pentagon


01/20/1999
COHEN ANNOUNCES PLAN TO AUGMENT MISSILE DEFENSE PROGRAMS Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen announced today that the Defense Department plans to allocate additional funds to National Missile Defense (NMD) and Theater Missile Defense (TMD) programs to meet the growing ballistic missile threats from rogue states to U.S. forces deployed...


01/20/1999
DoD Press Briefing Time Change The Department of Defense press briefing for Thursday, Jan. 21, 1999, will start at 2:30 p.m. (EST) at the Pentagon instead of its usual time of 1:30 p.m. This time change is due to the award ceremony scheduled at 1:30 p.m. for David O. Cooke, director of Administration and Management for DoD. ...




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