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Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, April 26, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

The next regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for today 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.

The DoD Computer/Electronic Accommodations Program is hosting a "Section 508 / Accessible Workplace Technologies Demonstration Day" today in the Pentagon, room 2A259. See the invitation letter for details.

Senior representatives of the U.S., Norway and Russia meet today and tomorrow in Norfolk, Va., to discuss Arctic military environmental cooperation. See the press advisory for details.

The International Military Noise Conference continues ends today in Baltimore, Md. See the conference web page for details.

The International Azalea Festival: A Salute to NATO continues through April 29 in Norfolk, Va. See the festival web site for details.

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There are no Speeches available for 4/26/2001. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


04/26/2001
DOD TO EXAMINE ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES TO VIEQUES As notified to the government of Puerto Rico, the Navy is proceeding with a short training exercise at the naval training range on Vieques by its forces en route to the Arabian Gulf. While there, our forces, along with those of our allies, will be conducting surface patrols and flying combat...


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