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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Traveling

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR AUGUST 3,1999

1 BT Contracts
2 TRNS DoD News Briefing

CONGRESSIONAL:

House . The House schedule is uncertain. The Chamber is expected to consider the
12 of the annual 13 appropriations bills.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain
10:30 a.m., 419 Dirksen Senate Committee on Foreign Relations OPEN Witnesses:
Kurt Campbell, DASD (Policy); and Stanley Roth, State
Department re: S. 693, a bill to assist in the enhancement of the
security of Taiwan. This hearing was originally scheduled for
August 3, 1999.
10:00 a.m. 217 Rayburn House Committee on International Relations OPEN
Witnesses: No DoD representatives will testify. Anthony
Wayne, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for
European and Canadian Affairs; Larry C. Napper, Coordinator,
East European Assistance, State Department; James Pardew,
Principal Deputy Special Adviser to the President and Secretary
of State for Kosovo and Dayton Accords Implementation re:
U.S. interests and goals in the Balkans.

DUTY OFFICER FOR AUG. 4, 1999:LCDR. SUTHERLAND
Pager number (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone (703) 405-4715

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08/04/1999
U.S. Army Seminar on "The Future of the U.S. Military Presence in Europe"
Remarks as Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre, University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois


08/04/1999
NAVY CHRISTENS NEWEST ROLL-ON/ROLL-OFF CARGO SHIP The U.S. Navy will christen its newest roll-on/roll-off cargo ship, USNS RED CLOUD (T-AKR 313), Saturday, Aug. 7, during a 6 p.m. PST ceremony at National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, San Diego, Calif.

Rep. Duncan Hunter of California will deliver the ceremony's principal...



08/04/1999
Craddock Media Availability Thursday at 2 p.m. Brig. Gen. John Craddock, commander of Task Force Falcon, will conduct a media availability for Pentagon reporters from his headquarters in Urosevac, Kosovo, via a live, remote two-way audio hook-up at 2 p.m. EDT, Thursday, August 5, 1999, in the Pentagon briefing studio, Room 2E781, the...




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