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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

On travel.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

1430 (EDT) Will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs Yusuf bin Alwai bin Abdallah, of the Sultanate of Oman to the Pentagon.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES

1400 (EDT) DoD Daily Press Briefing.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JUNE 15 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 PA Honor Cordon for Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs of Oman
3 PA Hamre, M/G Harrison Media Availability Cancelled
4 PA B/G Craddock Briefing
5 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Tuesday, June 15, 1999 - 2:00 p.m.
6 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Monday, June 14, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

T- 1000
2147 Rayburn
Financial Management at DoD - House Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, Subcommittee on National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations OPEN Witnesses: William J. Lynn, Under Secretary of Defense and Chief Financial Officer; Donald Mancuso, Acting Inspector General, DoD.
1400
TBD
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence - Closed. Witnesses: None from DoD

DUTY OFFICER FOR JUNE 16, 1999 - Lt. Col. Sivigny

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