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Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, July 14, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

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.

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07/13/2000
Address to the Chinese National Defense University
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen , The National Defense University, Beijing, China


07/13/2000
ARMED FORCES STRENGTH FIGURES FOR MAY 31, 2000, SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE The total numerical strength of the armed forces on May 31, 2000, was 1,398,958. This is an increase of 955 from April 30, 2000, and a decrease of 1,045 from May 31, 1999.

These figures represent full-time military personnel comprising both regular and reserves on active duty and...



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