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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Morning Accompanies President Clinton's visit with military families in Norfolk, Va.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MARCH 31, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Department of Defense Modifies Anthrax Vaccination Program
3 BT Military Health System On Track For Y2KCompliance
4 BT Selected Acquisition Reports
5 PA Allied Force Update at 2:30 p.m.
6 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Wednesday, March 31, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

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

DUTY OFFICER FOR APRIL 1, 1999 - Mr. Byers

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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04/01/1999
Tribute to Forces and Families of Operation Allied Force
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen , Norfolk Naval Air Station Norfolk, Virginia


04/01/1999
CORRECTION REGARDING AGE OF ABDUCTED ARMY SOLDIER The age of Spec. Steven M. Gonzales, an Army cavalry scout abducted by Serbian Forces while on patrol in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia on March 31, was erroneously announced as 24. His correct age is 21.



04/01/1999
DoD Press Briefing at 3:30 p.m. Today. The Department of Defense will conduct a press briefing today at 3:30 p.m. (EST) in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Ken Bacon will provide an update on U.S. participation in NATO Operation Allied Force.





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