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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meeting

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

No Schedule

MEDIA EVENTS

11:00 Full Honors Ceremony for Minister of National Defense Luis Fernando Ramirez of Columbia
PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR OCTOBER 7, 1999
1 BT UNIFIED COMMAND PLAN
2 PA CTBT Demonstration at Prototype IDC
3 PA Full honor arrival ceremony for MoD of Colombia
4 PA Pipe back of USJFCOM Ceremony and briefing cancellation
5 TRNS Media Availability at United States Joint Forces Command
6 TRNS Unified Command Plan (Background)

CONGRESSIONAL
Senate The Senate is scheduled to consider the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (Treat Doc. 105-28).
House The House is not scheduled to meet.
Committees

DUTY OFFICER FOR October 8-11, 1999 - LTC Warzinski

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10/08/1999
MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR AUGUST 31, 1999SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE The total numerical strength of the Armed Forces on Aug. 31, 1999, was 1,377,365. This is an increase of 83 from July 31, 1999, and a decrease of 26,981 from Aug. 31, 1998.

These figures represent full-time military personnel comprising both regular and reserves on active duty and...



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