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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Travelling in Louisiana.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.
PRESS BRIEFING
Today's daily press briefing on Operation Allied Force begins at 2 p.m. (EDT) in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MAY 14-16, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Marine Corps General Officer Announcement -- Lt. Gen. Carlton W. Fulford, Jr.
3 BT Navy Flag Officer Announcement - Vice Adm. Vern E. Clark
4 PA Next Allied Force Press Briefing Monday at 2 p.m.
5 PA Secretary Cohen to Visit the Joint Readiness Training Center and Ft. Polk, La.
6 PA DoD Press Briefing, Saturday, May 15, 1999
7 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Saturday, May 15, 1999
8 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Friday, May 14, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House schedule is uncertain.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MAY 17, 1999 - Lt Col Milord

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05/17/1999
Eisenhower Center for American Studies
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen , University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana


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Full Honor Arrival for MoD of Egypt Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host a full honors arrival ceremony to welcome Minister of Defense & Military Production Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, of the Arab Republic of Egypt, to the Pentagon at 10:45 a.m. (EDT), Tuesday, May 18, 1999.

The ceremony will...





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