Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, August 9, 2000
Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
The second DoD Conference on Civilian Education and Professional Development concludes today in Bethesda, Md. For details see the news release and the conference web page.
More than 2,000 servicemen and women are helping to fight wildfires in the West. See the DoD news briefing transcript for a summary.
The DoD Family Readiness Conference will take place in Phoenix, Ariz., Aug. 22-24. For details see the news release and the conference web page.
Cornerstone 00-1, a combined engineering exercise with Moldova, continues through late August. See the news release for details.
The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.
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