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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 APRIL 2-4, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT U.S. Attack Helicopters And Multiple Launch Rocket Systems To Deploy In Support Of Operation Allied Force
3 BT Carrier Battle Group Deployments In Support Of Operation Allied Force
4 BT NATO Summit Demonstrates PFP Simulation Network
5 BT Senior Advisory Board for National Security
6 BT DoD Announces Winners Of Commander In Chief's Annual Award For Installation Excellence
7 MFC Open Meeting of the National Security Study Group
8 PA Sunday DoD Press Briefing Rescheduled to 3:30 p.m.
9 PA Press Briefing at 1 p.m. Sunday
10 PA Saturday Press Brief
11 PA DoD Press Briefing at 2:30 p.m. Friday
12 TRNS DoD Press Briefing, Sunday April 4, 1999
13 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Saturday, April 3, 1999
14 TRNS Lt. Gen. John McDuffie, Joint Staff, Briefs on Humanitarian Efforts in the Balkans
15 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Friday, April 2, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

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

DUTY OFFICER FOR APRIL 5, 1999 - Mr. Flood

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04/05/1999
Opening Ceremonies of the National Space Symposium
Remarks as Delivered by Video by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, Colorado Springs, Colorado


04/05/1999
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ESTABLISHES A WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION ADVISORY PANEL Secretary of Defense Williams S. Cohen has announced today the formation of an advisory panel, headed by Virginia Governor James Gilmore, to assess domestic response capabilities for terrorism involving weapons of mass destruction (WMD).

"The challenge of terrorism demands that we...



04/05/1999
Hamre remarks to NDIA Conference Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre travels to Philadelphia Tuesday morning, April 6, 1999, to speak to a Techtrends 2000 Conference on "Research and Development in the New Millenium." The visit is hosted by Pennsylvania Congressman Curt Weldon and the National Defense Industrial...




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