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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITY

2 p.m. DoD daily press briefing on U.S. participation in NATO Operation Allied Force, Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MAY 20, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Statement by Gen. Henry H. Shelton, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
3 BT Navy Issues Record of Decision for Reuse of NAS Cecil Field
4 BT Web Site Highlights 50th Anniversary of the Korean War
5 BT Maj. Gen. Wilfred Hessert Appointed To Reserve Forces Policy Board
6 MFC General Officer Announcement -- Army Chaplain (Col.) David H. Hicks
7 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Thursday, May 20, 1999 - 2:05 p.m.

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House is not scheduled to meet.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MAY 21-23, 1999 - COL Bridges

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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05/21/1999
STATEMENT BY DEFENSE SECRETARY WILLIAM COHEN ON GENERAL WESLEY K. CLARK'S VISIT TO WASHINGTON " Gen. Clark met with me, Gen. Shelton and the joint chiefs of staff to present a detailed assessment of the air campaign and NATO's plans for intensifying it.

"He is satisfied with the progress that NATO is making, as it inflicts more damage on Milosevic's military machine each day. ...



05/21/1999
Deputy Secretary Hamre to present commencement address at Augustana College Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre will present the commencement address to the Augustana College Class of 1999, Sunday, May 23, 1999, at the Sioux Falls Arena, Sioux Falls, S.D. The address begins at 3 p.m. (CDT) and is open to media coverage. For more information, contact Bruce Conley...




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