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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 266-98
November 17, 1998

Honor Cordon to Welcome Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Sweden

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of Defense Bjorn Von Sydow, of the Kingdom of Sweden, to the Pentagon at 2 p.m. (EST), Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.

There will not be a media availability following the cordon.

Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 1:40 p.m. (EST). Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.