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Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

A regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for today at 1:30 p.m., in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

The Defense Personnel Recovery Conference continues through Jan. 24 in Arlington, Va. The theme is Personnel Recovery in the New Millennium. See the conference web site for details.

The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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01/23/2001
U.N., U.S. TO HOST CLIMATE, OZONE PROTECTION CONFERENCE The Department of Defense announced today that it will co-host, along with the United Nations Environment Programme and the United States Environmental Protection Agency, a conference on Feb. 6-8, 2001, in Brussels, Belgium, that will focus on "The Importance of Military Organizations in...


01/23/2001
DoD Releases Industrial Capabilities Report to Congress The Department of Defense "Annual Industrial Capabilities Report to Congress" is now available on the Web at http://www.acq.osd.mil/ip/. The report is required by section 2504 of Title 10, U. S. Code to be delivered to the Senate and House...




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