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Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, April 6, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host a full honor arrival ceremony today at 3 p.m. to welcome Minister of Defense Jaswant Singh, of India to the Pentagon. See the press advisory for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

The next regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for Tuesday, April 10, 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 Army's Division Capstone Exercise continues through April 14 at the National Training Center, Fort Irwin, Calif. See the exercise web site (no longer available) for details.

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04/06/2001
GENERAL OFFICER APPOINTED TO RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has announced the designation of Army Reserve Maj. Gen. Charles E. Wilson as the Army Reserve member of the Reserve Forces Policy Board, effective Jan. 31, 2001.

The 24-member board was created by Congress in 1952.

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04/06/2001:   FLAG OFFICER ASSIGNMENT


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