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Today in the Department of Defense - Friday, June 30, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington today. Secretary Cohen will host a full honors arrival ceremony today for the minister of Defense of Azerbaijan. See the advisory for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

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06/30/2000
SAILORS TO RECEIVE IMPROVED MATTRESSES As part of the Navy's ongoing initiatives to improve shipboard living spaces, Secretary of the Navy Richard Danzig announced today a new program to replace existing shipboard foam mattresses with new, improved innerspring mattresses.

"America sleeps better because of our Navy and Marine...



06/30/2000
Secretary Cohen to Go to New York for International Naval Review Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will travel to New York on Monday, July 3, 2000, to participate in International Naval Review 2000 and Operation Sail activities in the Hudson Bay.

Cohen will present remarks to the crew, family and guests of the USS John F. Kennedy aboard the...




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