United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, September 28, 1999 Bookmark and Share



TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Traveling

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

MEDIA EVENTS

0800 a.m. Honor Cordon for Minister of Foreign Affairs Tofiq Zulfiqarov,

of the Azerbaijan Republic

1330 p.m. DoD Press Conference

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR SEPTEMBER 27, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 PA Honor Cordon for Azerbaijan Republic

CONGRESSIONAL

9/28/1999
1000
192 Dirksen
Senate Special Committee on the Year 2000 Technology Problem OPEN/ WILL CLOSE Witnesses: Panel 1 - Sen. Richard Lugar (R-IN). Panel 2 - Dr. Edward Warner, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy and Threat Reduction; John Beyrle, Deputy for the Ambassador at Large and Special Advisor to the Secretary of State, DoS; and Kenneth Baker, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, International and National Security, DoE. Panel 3 - William McHenry, Associate Professor, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University; and Richard A. Conn, Jr., U.S.-Russia Business Council, Partner, Latham & Watkins re: the status of U.S. and Russian efforts toward Year 2000 computer problems. This hearing was originally scheduled for February 10th, and again on March 25th.
9/28/1999
1030
419 Dirksen
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations OPEN Witnesses: None from DoD re: Saddam Hussein, the international community and the situation in Iraq.
9/28/1999
0930
345 Cannon
JOINT Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs and House Committee on Veterans' Affairs OPEN Witnesses: representatives from the American Legion re: legislative proposals of veterans' organizations.

DUTY OFFICER FOR SEPTEMBER 28, 1999 - LTC Abbott

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular Phone: (703) 405-4715

Prepared by Media Relations Division: (703) 697-5131 or 695-0192



There are no Speeches available for 9/28/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/28/1999
GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen announced today that the President has nominated Air Force Maj. Gen. Charles F. Wald for appointment to the grade of lieutenant general with assignment as commander, Ninth Air Force, Air Combat Command; and commander, U.S. Central Command Air Forces, Shaw Air...


09/28/1999
HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH OBSERVANCE SEPT 29, 1999 As part of its Hispanic Heritage Month activities, the Department of Defense will host an observance Wednesday, Sept. 29, at 1:30 p.m. EDT in Room 5A1070 of the Pentagon. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Force Management Policy Francis M. Rush Jr. will be the presiding...




Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. 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 HEALTH SYSTEM BRIEFINGCOMPOUND VIEWEBOLA BRIEFINGWINNING SWIMDEFENSE DISCUSSIONSSLINGLOAD OPERATIONSPENTAGON GREETINGRETURNING A SERVEMilitary Health System ReviewCLEARING THE PATHNational Disability Employment Awareness MonthWELL DECK RETURNThe Cyber DomainHONORING THE FALLEN

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 October 1, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 October 1, 2014

    ℠2014 - NATO takes Russia's continued actions in...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 October 1, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1100 October 1, 2014

    ℠2014 - U.S. Soldiers prepare to deploy to Africa to...

  • Video Thumbnail: Breedlove Discusses Russia's Troop Movements

    Breedlove Discusses Russia's Troop Movements

    ℠2014 - General Philip Breedlove, Supreme Allied...

  • Video Thumbnail: British Forces Join Fight Against ISIL

    British Forces Join Fight Against ISIL

    ℠2014 - Fighter jets from UK conduct air strikes in Iraq.

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