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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meetings.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MARCH 30, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 PA Joint Staff Press Briefing, Operation Allied Force
3 PA Today's Pentagon Press Briefing is Rescheduled Once More to 2 p.m. (EST).
4 PA Today's DoD Press Briefing is now scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. (EST)
5 PA Today's Department of Defense press briefing has been rescheduled to 2 p.m.
6 PA Cohen Hosts Honor Cordon for President-Elect of Nigeria
7 TRNS Joint Staff Briefing on OPERATION ALLIED FORCE
8 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Tuesday, March 30, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

The House and Senate are on Easter Recess through April 11.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MARCH 31, 1999 - Mr. Kout

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03/31/1999
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE MODIFIES ANTHRAX VACCINATION PROGRAM The Department of Defense announced today an extension of its anthrax vaccination program that extends the program to include personnel serving on temporary duty in high threat areas in Southwest Asia and the Korean peninsula.

Effective immediately, all U.S. military personnel and DoD...



03/31/1999
Allied Force Update at 2:30 p.m. today There will be a Department of Defense press briefing to update U.S. participation in Operation Allied Force at 2:30 p.m. (EST) today in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.





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