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.
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