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Today in the Department of Defense, June 9-11, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld returns to Washington from Europe on Saturday. There are no public or media events on his schedule for the weekend.

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

The Navy will christen the Arleigh Burke class guided-missile destroyer Preble (DDG 88) on Saturday in Pascagoula, Miss. See the news release for details.

A conference and exhibition on tactical emergency medical support, hosted by the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, continues through Sunday in Arlington, Va. 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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