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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meetings.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Travels to Philadelphia today to speak to a Techtrends 2000 Conference on "Research and Development in the New Millenium." Hamre's speech begins at 9 a.m. (EDT) in Room 204 Exhibit Hall Level, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia. The event is open to media coverage. Following the remarks, Hamre and Pennsylvania Congressman Curt Weldon will hold a joint media availability in Room 201B Exhibit Hall Level. For more information, contact Pete Peterson at (610) 259-0700.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR APRIL 5, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Cold War Recognition Certificate Approved
3 BT Department Of Defense Establishes A Weapons Of Mass Destruction Advisory Panel
4 MFC Secretary of the Navy Luncheon Meeting at National Press Club
5 PA Deputy Secretary of Defense Hamre Remarks to NDIA Conference
6 PA DoD Press Briefing at 3 p.m., Monday, April 5, 1999
7 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Monday, April 5, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

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

DUTY OFFICER FOR APRIL 6, 1999 - LTC Campbell

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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04/06/1999
National Defense Industrial Association’s Tech Trends 2000 Conference "R&D in the New Millennium"
Remarks as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


04/06/1999
SECRETARY COHEN TO TRAVEL TO EUROPE Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will depart for Europe late this evening to consult with NATO allies and commanders in Brussels and to visit with U.S. forces supporting NATO's Operation Allied Force at Aviano Air Base, Italy.

A Congressional delegation will travel with Cohen. The...



04/06/1999
DoD Press Briefing at 1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Ken Bacon and Maj. Gen. Charles F. Wald, the Joint Staff vice director for Strategic Plans and Policy (J-5), will provide an operational update of U.S. participation in NATO Operation Allied Force today at 1:30 p.m. (EDT) in the Pentagon Briefing...




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