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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Traveling in Europe.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR APRIL 7, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 MFC DOD March 1999 NBC Annual Report to Congress
3 MFC Operational Security Warning
4 PA DoD Press Briefing at 1:30 p.m. (EDT) Today
5 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Wednesday, April 7, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

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

DUTY OFFICER FOR APRIL 8, 1999 - LTC Van de Steeg

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There are no Speeches available for 4/9/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


04/09/1999
SECRETARY OF DEFENSE ORDERS MORE ASSETS TO EUROPE Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen has ordered additional aircraft to deploy to Europe in support of NATO Operation Allied Force. He also ordered a mine countermeasures ship to remain in the Mediterranean to participate in NATO Operation Allied Harbor rather than complete a scheduled deployment...


04/09/1999
Honor Cordon to welcome Minister of National Defence, Art Eggleton, of Canada Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of National Defence, Art Eggleton, of Canada at 11:30 (EDT), Saturday, Apr. 10, 1999.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.

There will not be a media...





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