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Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon have no media or public events on their schedules.

The next regular DoD news briefing will be Thursday, Jan. 4, 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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12/27/2000
HIGH ENERGY LASER RESEARCH AWARDS ANNOUNCED The Department of Defense announced today that it would award $8.6 million in fiscal 2001 funds to support research into technologies that will advance the development of high-energy-laser weapons. The recipients were selected by the High Energy Laser Joint Technology Office, a new organization...


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