United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, July 11, 2000 Bookmark and Share



Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, July 11, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington today. Deputy Secretary de Leon will make remarks at the 2nd annual Defense Security Cooperation Agency Conference. See press advisory for more details.

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

Joint Warrior Interoperability Demonstration 2000 Kicks off beginning Monday, July 10, 2000. See news release for more details.

Cornerstone 00-1, a combined engineering exercise with Moldova, continues through late August. See the news release for details.

The leadership seminar conducted by the Africa Center for Strategic Studies in Gaborone, Botswana, continues through July 14. See the news release for details.

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

What's New in DefenseLINK

Contacts

We welcome your additions, corrections, feedback and questions.

News media representatives may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or by sending e-mail to media@defenselink.mil .

All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

A public affairs duty officer is available 24 hours a day through +1 (703) 697-5131. In case of a family emergency, please call your local American Red Cross.



07/11/2000
2nd Annual Security Cooperation Conference
Remarks as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon, Hilton Hotel, Crystal City, Virginia


07/11/2000
DOD TEMPORARILY SLOWS ANTHRAX VACCINATION EFFORT The Department of Defense (DoD) announced today that it is temporarily slowing its Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program (AVIP) effort. Most of the remaining vaccine will be used to help protect those most at risk serving in the High Threat Areas of Southwest Asia and Korea. DoD will continue new...


There are no Press Advisories available for 7/11/2000. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




There are no News Photos available for 7/11/2000. Please see the News Photos overview page for more

View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow TURKEY TEAMEBOLA EFFORTMESSENGER LINEASSAULT TRAININGCombined Federal Campaign (CFC) 2014MARINE TRAININGFINS AND BELTSMilitary Family SupportTHE CRUCIBLEOperation Inherent Resolve

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: "Sledgehammer" Soldiers Pick Up Serving Spoons

    "Sledgehammer" Soldiers Pick Up Serving Spoons

    ℠2014 - Soldiers serve Thanksgiving meals at a Georgia...

  • Video Thumbnail: Selfies Highlight Service

    Selfies Highlight Service

    ℠2014 - The wounded warrior cycling organization,...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 November 26, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 November 26, 2014

    ℠2014 - Hundreds of New York National Guardsmen head...

  • Video Thumbnail: AFSA Advocates for Airmen, Families

    AFSA Advocates for Airmen, Families

    ℠2014 - The CEO of the Air Force Sergeant's...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected