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Today in the Department of Defense - Wednesday, May 24, 2000

The Secretary of Defense is in Washington today. Secretary Cohen will give a speech today on the effect of globalization on national security at the World Economic Forum Meeting 2000. See the press advisory for details.

The Deputy Secretary of Defense is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Army Gen. Henry H. Shelton, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will deliver the graduation address to the United States Naval Academy today. See the press advisory for details.

The Department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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05/24/2000
World Economic Forum
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Building, Washington, DC


05/24/2000
PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO EGYPT ANNOUNCED The government of Egypt has requested a possible sale of 279 M109A2/A3 155mm self-propelled howitzers, support equipment, spare and repair parts, publications and technical data, personnel training and training equipment, U.S. government and contractor engineering and logistics personnel services,...


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