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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

1:30 p.m. Hosts honor cordon for Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES

1:30 p.m. Secretary Cohen hosts an honor cordon to welcome Minister of Foreign Affairs Papandreou of Greece, to the Pentagon. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. There will not be a media availability following the cordon. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.
1:30 p.m. Lt. Gen. Mike McDuffie, the Joint Staff director for Logistics (J-4), will conduct a press briefing in the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781, to update on refugees and humanitarian assistance.
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 27, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Navy to Commission Coastal Mine Hunter SHRIKE (MHC 62)
3 BT Sprint Chosen for Selected FTS 2001 Communications Services
4 BT Army General Officer Announcement- Burnette
5 MFC Foreign Military Sale to Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office
6 PA Honor Cordon for Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece
7 PA McDuffie Briefing on Refugee and Humanitarian Assistance
8 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Thursday, May 27, 1999 - 2:05 p.m.

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House is not in session.
Senate The Senate is not in session.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MAY 28-31, 1999 - LT Gai

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

Prepared by Media Relations Division, (703) 697-5131 or 695-0192



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