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Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington today.

Deputy Secretary de Leon will speak at noon today at the 49th annual Defense Orientation Conference Association meeting. See the advisory for details.

Secretary Cohen and Deputy Secretary de Leon and other top civilian and military leaders of the Department of Defense will participate in an electronic town meeting today at 1:30 p.m. on the Defense Reform Initiative. See the advisory for details.

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and Janet Langhart Cohen will host the first annual "Military Quality of Life Summit" tomorrow. See the advisory for details.

The next Department of Defense news briefing will be conducted tomorrow 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.

Pacific Reach 2000, a cooperative regional submarine rescue exercise in the Pacific, continues through Oct. 14. For details see the Seventh Fleet news release.

The Combined Federal Campaign is now in progress throughout the Department of Defense. web page for details. [link no longer available]

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

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10/04/2000
Screening Of "The Shooting War"
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary Of Defense William S. Cohen, The Pentagon, Washington DC


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