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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 283-99
November 22, 1999

Honors Cordon with CJCS Gen. Shelton and CJCS Gen. Cho, Republic of Korea

Army Gen. Henry H. Shelton, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will host an Honors Cordon at the Pentagon River Entrance at 8 a.m. EST, Tuesday, Nov. 23, 1999, in honor of Gen. Cho Yong-Kil, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Republic of Korea.

Cho arrived in the United States on Saturday, Nov. 20, for a four-day visit. During that time, he will participate in the 31st U.S.-ROK Military Committee/Security Consultative Meeting. Cho's visit will conclude on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 1999.

For details concerning photo opportunities only, please contact Navy Capt. Steve Pietropaoli, or Carolyn Piper, in the chairman's public affairs office at (703) 697-4272. Coverage for the opening session of the Military Committee Meeting will be pooled.