Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, July 18, 2001
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz testifies today on the fiscal year 2002 budget before the Senate Budget Committee. See the Congressional schedule of events for details.
The next regular Department of Defense news briefing will be conducted tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing room, Pentagon 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.
The Army Space and Missile Defense Command's annual national media update ends today in Huntsville, Ala. See the event web page for details. [link no longer avaliable]
Gen. Henry H. Shelton, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is visiting Qatar, Oman and India through July 20. See the press advisory for details.
U.S. soldiers and airmen from Germany and Italy are participating in the training exercise Rapid Guardian II in Kosovo through July 20. See the European Command web page for details. [link no longer available]
The executive committee of the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services is visiting military commands and meeting with service members in Alaska, Korea, Japan, Okinawa and Hawaii through July 29. See the news release for details.
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