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Today in the Department of Defense, Feb. 17-20, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is out of town all weekend. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

The next regular DoD news briefing will be held Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

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

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02/17/2001
Adm. Fargo to Conduct Press Conference on USS Greeneville Adm. Thomas B. Fargo, United States Pacific Fleet commander, will hold a press conference at 8 p.m. EST today at Pearl Harbor to discuss decisions following his review of the preliminary inquiry report regarding the Feb. 9, 2001 collision of USS Greeneville with the mortor vessel Ehime...


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