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Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2001

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington. There are no media or public events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington. There are no media or public events on his schedule.

The regular DoD news briefing will be conducted today at 1:30 p.m., in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Kenneth H. Bacon, assistant secretary of Defense for Public Affairs.

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01/09/2001
COHEN ASKS JCS CHAIRMAN TO REVIEW COLE REPORT Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen today released the report of the USS Cole Commission and asked the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to submit his advice concerning implementation of the report's recommendations and any other additional actions the Department should now...


01/09/2001
Navy to Announce Name of DDG 94 Secretary of the Navy Richard Danzig will announce the name of DDG 94, the 44th ship of the Arleigh Burke class of guided missile destroyers, on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2001, at 2:30 p.m. EST in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781.

This will be Danzig's last ship naming before...





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