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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

10:30 a.m. Secretary Cohen will host an honor cordon to welcome President Arpad Goncz, of the Republic of Hungary.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

11 a.m. Deputy Secretary Hamre will host an honor cordon to welcome Secretary of State for Defense Pedro Morenes Eulate, of the Kingdom of Spain.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES

10:30 a.m. Secretary Cohen will host an honor cordon to welcome President Arpad Goncz, of the Republic of Hungary, to the Pentagon. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. There will not be a media availability following the cordon. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.
11 a.m. Deputy Secretary Hamre will host an honor cordon to welcome Secretary of State for Defense Pedro Morenes Eulate, of the Kingdom of Spain. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. There will not be a media availability following the cordon. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.
2 p.m. DoD daily press briefing on U.S. participation in NATO Operation Allied Force, Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JUNE 4-6, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Military Strength Figures for April 30, 1999
3 BT Finch Named Next Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force
4 BT Roving Sands, Joint Air and Missile Defense Exercise Set for Mid-June
5 BT Statement by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen on Death of Zachary Fisher
6 MFC Pentagon Parking Change Due to Planned Demonstration on Sat. June 5
7 MFC Navy Flag Officer Assignments
8 PA Saturday Press Briefing Rescheduled to Noon
9 PA Dr. Sue Bailey Chairs White House Conference on Mental Health
10 PA DoD Press Briefing Schedule
11 PA Honor Cordon for Spanish Secretary of State for Defense
12 PA Honor Cordon for the President of Hungary
13 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Saturday, June 5, 1999
14 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Friday, June 4, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House will likely debate the Fiscal 2000 Defense Authorization Bill this week.
Senate The Senate will meet at 12 noon and will begin consideration of the Fiscal 2000 Defense Appropriations Bill.

DUTY OFFICER FOR JUNE 7, 1999 - LCDR Cooper

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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