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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled meetings.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

On Travel.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES

No Scheduled DoD Briefings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JUNE 18, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Agreement on Russian Participation in KFOR
3 MFC Flag Officer Assignments
4 PA Cancellation of DoD Press Briefing

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House schedule is uncertain.
Senate The House schedule is uncertain.
Legislative Affairs lists no scheduled hearings involving DoD for 21 June.

DUTY OFFICER FOR JUNE 21, 1999 - LTC Van De Steeg

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06/21/1999
Retirement Ceremony of U.S. Army Chief of Staff General Dennis Reimer
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, Fort Myer, Virginia


06/21/1999
OVER 300 U.S. AIRCRAFT TO REDEPLOY FROM OPERATION ALLIED FORCE Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen has authorized the redeployment of over 300 U.S. aircraft deployed for NATO's Operation Allied Force to return to their home bases in the continental United States and Europe.

The aircraft will redeploy in two increments. The first increment of 124...



06/21/1999
Secretary of Defense Cohen and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Shelton Briefing Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Henry H. Shelton will brief reporters on recent developments in Kosovo at 2:30 p.m. (EDT), Monday, June 21, 1999, in the DoD briefing studio, Room 2E781, the Pentagon.





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