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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

1030 (EST) Secretary Cohen will host a full honors arrival ceremony to welcome Secretary of National Defense Orlando Mercado, of the Republic of the Philippines, to the Pentagon. The ceremony will take place at the River Parade Field. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of the event should contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JANUARY 6, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2
PA Full Honors Arrival Ceremony to Welcome Secretary of National Defense of the Republic of the Philippines
3 PA Joint Services Full Honors Ceremony for Chief of the General Staff, Republic of Poland

CONGRESSIONAL:

No defense-related events are scheduled for today.

For a schedule of upcoming defense-related hearings and testimony, refer to DoD's Legislative Affairs web page at http://www.defenselink.mil/la/

DUTY OFFICER FOR 7 JANUARY 1999- - MAJ Salas

Cellular phone (703) 801-2166

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Background briefing for SecDef trip to Asia A background briefing on Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen's planned six-day trip to Japan and the Republic of Korea will be provided by a senior defense official at 1 p.m. (EST), Friday, Jan. 8, 1999, in the Pentagon Briefing Studio, Room 2E781.

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