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EVENTS FOR APRIL 11, 2000

The Secretary of Defense is on travel to the Middle East and Gulf Region. See press advisory for more details.
The Deputy Secretary of Defense is in Washington today.

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

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

Releases for April 10, 2000

1 Transcript Press Conference with Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen in Manama, Bahrain
2 Transcript Press Conference with SecDef William S. Cohen at Udairi Range, Kuwait
3 Transcript Secretary Cohen Media Availability at POW Committee Facility
4 Transcript Joint Media Availability with Secretary Cohen and Prince Sultan
5 News Release Contracts for April 10, 2000
6 News Release General Officer Announcement - Lt. Gen. Raymond P. Ayres Jr.
7 News Release General Officer Announcement - Maj. Gen. Emil R. Bedard
8 News Release General Officer Announcement - Maj. Gen. William L. Nyland
9 News Release General Officer Announcement - Lt. Gen. Bruce B. Knutson, Jr.
10 News Photo Following a meeting with Minister of Defense Kuzmuk of Ukraine, Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen listens to a reporter's question during a joint press briefing.
11 News Photo Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen responds to a reporter's question while Minister of Defense Kuzmuk, of Ukraine, listens to the interpreter.
12 News Photo Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen escorts Minister of Defense Kuzmuk, of Ukraine, into the Pentagon.

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