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EVENTS FOR APRIL 10, 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.

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Releases for April 7, 2000

1 News Release Contract Awards
2 News Release Flag and General Officer Assignments
3 News Release Navy Names Third Virginia Class Submarine
4 Transcript Press Conference with Secretary Cohen and Minister Hamad bin Jassim

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04/07/2000
NAVY NAMES THIRD VIRGINIA CLASS SUBMARINE Secretary of the Navy Richard Danzig announced today that the third submarine of the Virginia class, SSN 776, will bear the name Hawaii in honor of the rich heritage of submarines in the Pacific, and to recognize the tremendous support the Navy has enjoyed from the people of the 50th state. During...


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