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Today in the Department of Defense - Thursday, May 25, 2000

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

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05/25/2000
Aerospace Industries Association
Remarks as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon, Williamsburg Conference Center, Williamsburg, Virginia


05/25/2000
FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen announced today that the President has nominated the following U.S. Navy officers for promotion to rear admiral (lower half):

UNRESTRICTED LINE OFFICER...


05/25/2000
SecDef will deliver remarks at the 84th Indianapolis 500 Race Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will deliver remarks at the opening ceremony for the 84th Indianapolis 500 race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway Ind. on Sunday, May 28, 2000. His remarks are scheduled for 10:45 am EDT.

The annual event, attended by more than 350,000...





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