Today in the Department of Defense, Monday, Oct. 2, 2000
Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington today. At 5 p.m. today, Secretary Cohen will address the Center for Strategic and International Studies. See the advisory for details
Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Pacific Reach 2000, a cooperative regional submarine rescue exercise in the Pacific, begins today and continues through Oct. 14. For details see the Seventh Fleet news release.
The next Department of Defense news briefing will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at 1:30 p.m. in the Pentagon briefing studio, room 2E781. The briefer will be Kenneth H. Bacon, assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.
The Combined Federal Campaign is now in progress throughout the Department of Defense. See the campaign's web page for details. [link no longer available]
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