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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 047-97
March 19, 1997

Secretary Cohen to Host Honor Cordon for Malaysian Defense Minister

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host an Honor Cordon to welcome Minister of Defense Syed Hamid bin Syed Jaafar Albar, of Malaysia, to the Pentagon at 8 a.m. (EST), Thursday, March 20, 1997.

The Cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. There will be a media availability immediately following the Cordon.

Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 7:40 a.m. (EST). Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Mr. Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.