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Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, June 5, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is traveling in Europe through Saturday, June 9. See the background briefing for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

The next regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for today 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 Defense Information Systems Agency's Wireless Conference is being held today and tomorrow in Washington, D.C. The theme is "Wireless: Backbone for Mobile Computing." See the conference web page for details. [link no longer available]

BaltOps 2001, a multinational maritime exercise, continues through June 18 in the Baltic Sea. See the European Command web page for details. [link no longer available]

Joint Patriot '01, a combined inter-service reserve forces exercise, continues through June 30 at several military sites across the United States. See the news release for details.

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06/05/2001
Remarks to the Men and Women of Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo


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06/05/2001
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