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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

The Secretary of Defense is in Washington today. Secretary Cohen hosting full honors arrival ceremony for President Mubarak of Egypt, see press advisory for more details. Secretary Cohen hosting full honor review and award ceremony for Deputy Secretary Hamre, see press advisory for more details.
The Deputy Secretary of Defense is in Washington Today. Full honor review and award ceremony. See press advisory for more details.

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

1:30 - DoD News Briefing

2:00 - Background Briefing- See press advisory for more details.

Public Affairs Releases for March 29, 2000

1 News Release Air Force strengthens link between Agent Orange and Diabetes
2 News Release Contracts for March 29, 2000
3 Press Advisory Full honors review ceremony for Deputy Secretary of Defense Hamre
4 Press Advisory Background Briefing on SecDef Trip to Middle East and Gulf Region
5 Press Advisory Full honors arrival ceremony for President Mubarak of Egypt
6 Transcript Dr. Joel Michalek Briefs on Agent Orange Study

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03/30/2000
Farewell Ceremony in Honor of Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, Conmy Hall, Fort Myer, Virginia
03/30/2000:   Farewell Ceremony


03/30/2000
FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen announced today that the President has nominated Navy Rear Adm. (lower half) Barry C. Black, Chaplains Corps, for appointment as chief of Chaplains and to the grade of rear admiral (upper half).

Black is currently assigned as deputy chief of...



03/30/2000
Secretary Cohen to address the American-Turkish Council Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will address the American-Turkish Council on "Turkey's Importance to 21st Century International Security" on Friday, March 31, 2000, at 12:35 p.m. EST. The luncheon and remarks will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Independence Room A, 1000 H St., NW,...




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