Today in the Department of Defense, May 12-14, 2001
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington this weekend. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington on Saturday and then traveling on Sunday and Monday. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
The U.S. Naval Observatory hosts an open house in Washington on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. See the news release for details.
The next regular DoD news briefing will be conducted Tuesday, May 15, at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing room, Pentagon 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.
The combined U.S., Australian and Canadian exercise Tandem Thrust continues through May 29 in the Shoalwater Bay Training Area of Australia. See the news release for details.
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