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Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington today. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

A conference on "Unified Aerospace Power in the New Millennium" begins today in Alexandria, Va. See the conference Web site for information. [link no longer available]

The DoD Enterprise Software Initiative is hosting a display and demonstration today in the Pentagon. See the initiative's Web site for information.

The Department of Defense, the United Nations Environment Program and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are co-hosting a conference on "The Importance of Military Organizations in Stratospheric Ozone and Climate Protection" through tomorrow in Brussels, Belgium. See the news release for details.

The next regular DoD news briefing will be held tomorrow 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.

A Senior Leader Seminar (SLS) hosted by the Africa Center for Strategic Studies (ACSS) continues through Feb. 9 in Libreville, Gabon. See the news release for details.

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

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