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Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, May 2, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington today. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

The next regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

The NATO exercise Adventure Express/Dynamic Response 2001 continues through May 10 in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo and Albania. See the NATO news release for details.

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There are no Speeches available for 5/2/2001. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


05/02/2001
STATEMENT REGARDING MILITARY CONTACTS WITH CHINA An internal Department of Defense staff memorandum dated April 30 misinterpreted the position of Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld regarding military-to-military contacts with the People's Republic of China. The secretary's guidance requires that all DoD programs, contacts and activities with...


05/02/2001
SecDef to Host Full Honors Arrival for the President of Macedonia Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome President Boris Trajkovski, of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, to the Pentagon at 10:30 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, May 2, 2001.

The ceremony will be held on the River Parade Field of the Pentagon. Media...





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