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Today in the Department of Defense - Thursday, June 8, 2000

The Secretary of Defense is in Belgium today. See the background briefing for details.

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

The regular Department of Defense news briefing will be conducted at 1:30 in the Pentagon briefing Studio, room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Admiral Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

Immediately following today's regular news briefing will be a special briefing on the upcoming 50th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration. See the press advisory for details.

The Department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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06/08/2000
Retirement Ceremony for Lt. Gen. David J. Kelley/ Defense Information Systems Agency Change of Command
Remarks as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon, Summerall Field, Fort Myer, Virginia


06/08/2000
PROPOSED FOREIGN MILITARY SALE TO AUSTRALIA ANNOUNCED The government of Australia has requested a possible sale of AIM-120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) including AMRAAM air vehicles and AMRAAM air vehicles-instrumented, AMRAAM captive air training missiles, related spare and repair parts, support and test equipment, maintenance...


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