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    Defense Department News Briefing

    Mr. Aristide spoke to the press about the U.S. military operation in Haiti.

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    American Normandy Cemetery D-Day Ceremony

    President Clinton visited the U.S. National Cemetery above Omaha
    Beach in Colleville-sur-Mer, France. The president paid tribute to
    the Americans who served in the Normandy campaign…

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    Admiral Boorda Memorial Service

    Defense Department officials eulogized Admiral Jeremy “Mike” Boorda at a memorial service. He died last week.

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    Emperor Akihito State Dinner

    The President hosted a State Dinner in the White House Rose Garden for the Emperor and Empress of Japan. During a dinner toast, the President stated, “we Americans are honored by…

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    Book Discussion on Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and Space

    Mr. Taubman talked about his book Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America’s Space Espionage, published by Simon and Schuster. The book tells the…

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    2012 Nuclear Outlook

    Participants spoke about U.S. military strategy and the future of nuclear deterrence. They focused on major threats from nuclear proliferation, potential uses of nuclear weapons by…

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    Defense Department News Briefing

    Secretary Perry and General Shalikashvili talked about a recently completed evaluation of U.S. nuclear policy in the post-Cold War world. After their remarks, Mr. Deutch further…

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    Democratic National Convention, Day 1 Afternoon, Part 1

    In the first part of the opening session of the Democratic National Convention in Boston, Democratic lawmakers and convention officials conducted convention business such as credentialing…

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    Native American Issues

    In his meeting with American Indian and Alaska Native tribal leaders today at the White House, President Clinton spoke of respecting the values, religions, identities, and sovereignty of…

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    World War II African-American Veterans

    The participants saluted the African-American veterans who fought
    during World War II and their struggle to fight alongside their
    fellow Americans. Mr. Davis narrated a series of…

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    V-J Day 50th Anniversary

    At a joint service review at Wheeler Air Force base honoring Pacific War veterans, President Clinton thanked veterans for their sacrafice and service to the nation. The president…

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    Defense Department News Briefing

    Secretary Perry talked about the latest developments in Haiti, especially the activities of U.S. troops there. After his remarks, he took questions from the press.

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    Women's Military Service Memorial

    President Clinton and others participated in a groundbreaking ceremony for the Women in Military Service Memorial. The president said the memorial will tell the stories of hundreds of…

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    Saudi Arabia Base Bombing

    Committee members heard testimony from Department of Defense officials concerning a report by a Pentagon task force led by Wayne Downing after its investigation into the bombing of a U.S.…

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    National Security and Foreign Policy Platform Hearing

    The Democratic Platform Drafting Committee held a hearing at Louisiana State University. Witnesses testified regarding national security, foreign policy, and related issues.

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    Captain O'Grady Homecoming

    General Shalikashvili, Secretary Perry and President Clinton welcomed home Captain O’Grady and paid tribute to his courage and that of those who rescued him. Captain…

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    U.S.-France Utah Beach Ceremony

    Speaking from Utah Beach in Normandy France, President Clinton reflected on the sacrifices made by soldiers during the battle at Utah Beach, stressing that we must carry on the work of…

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    Saudi Arabia Air Base Bombing

    Committee members heard testimony from Department of Defense officials and the overall U.S. commander in the Middle East concerning the background, events and consequences of the terrorist…

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    Secretary Perry Farewell Tribute

    The Joint Chiefs of Staff paid tribute to retiring Defense Secretary Perry. The ceremony and military drills were held indoors at Ft. Myers because of cold weather. General…

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    V-E Day 50th Anniversary

    President Clinton and others spoke at a National V-E Day Commemoration to mark the 50th anniversary of the World War II victory in Europe.

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