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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

MEDIA EVENTS

1000 a.m. Dr. Hamre Y2K Press Briefing 1330 p.m. DoD Press Briefing

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR DECEMBER 15, 1999

1 BT Contracts for December 15, 1999
2 TRANS SecDef William S. Cohen Media Availability at Dover Air Force Base,

Delaware

CONGRESSIONAL

Congress in recess through Jan. 24, 2000

DUTY OFFICER FOR DECEMBER 16, 1999 - Mr. Jim Turner

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12/16/1999
MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR OCTOBER 31, 1999 SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE The total numerical strength of the Armed Forces on Oct. 31, 1999 was 1,377,753. This is a decrease of 7,950 from Sept. 30, 1999 and a decrease of 18,677 from Oct. 31, 1998.

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



12/16/1999
Honor Cordon for MoD of Kazakhstan Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of Defense Lt. Gen. Sat Tokpakbayev, of the Republic of Kazakhstan, to the Pentagon at 9:45 a.m. EST, Friday, Dec. 17, 1999.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance....





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