Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, May 9, 2001
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is traveling in Europe through Friday. See the press advisory for details.
The Spring Secure E-Business Executive Summit, co-hosted by the DoD Chief Information Office, ends today in Arlington, Va. See the news release and conference web page for details.
The national leadership training conference of the Federal Asian Pacific American Council ends today in Arlington, Va. See the conference web site for details. [Link no longer available.]
The next regular DoD news briefing will be tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing room, Pentagon 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.
The DoD Force Protection Equipment Demonstration continues through tomorrow at Quantico Marine Corps Base, Va. See the press advisory and web site for details.
The NATO exercise Adventure Express/Dynamic Response 2001 continues through tomorrow in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo and Albania. See the NATO news release for details.
The International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference "IMDEX Asia 2001" continues through Friday in Singapore. See the exhibition web site for details. [link no longer available]
The combined U.S., Australian and Canadian exercise Tandem Thrust continues through May 29 in the Shoalwater Bay Training Area of Australia. See the news release for details.
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