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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meetings.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MAY 7-9, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Joint Statement by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and CIA Director George J. Tenet
2 BT Women-Owned Manufacturing Business Conference Set for Tampa
3 MFC Army and Navy General and Flag Officer Assignments
4 PA Hamre Visits Kirtland, Keynote Speaker for Albuquerque Chamber Banquet
5 PA Maj. Gen. David L. Grange Press Conference at Heidelberg, Germany Today at 11:30 a.m.
6 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Friday, May 7, 1999 - 2:25 p.m.

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House schedule is uncertain.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain.
COMMITTEE ACTION
4 p.m. (EDT)
222 Russell
The Senate Committee on Armed Services, Subcommittee on Personnel will conduct a CLOSED subcommittee hearing to markup of the Fiscal 2000 Defense Authorization Bill.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MAY 10, 1999 - Mr. Flood

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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There are no Speeches available for 5/10/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


05/10/1999
JOINT STATEMENT BY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN AND CIA DIRECTOR GEORGE J. TENET We deeply regret the loss of life and injuries from the bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Belgrade last night. The bombing was an error. Those involved in targeting mistakenly believed that the Federal Directorate of Supply and Procurement was at the location that was hit. That military supply...


05/10/1999
Cohen Statement, Intelligence Assessment Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will make a statement concerning the mistaken strike on the Chinese embassy in Belgrade at 3:30 p.m. (EDT) in the DoD Briefing Studio, Room 2E781. After the statement he will take questions from the media.

At 4 p.m., there will be a background...





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