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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 110-97
May 21, 1997

Camp Monterey Narrative

Bernard Rostker, the special assistant for Gulf War illnesses, will release the latest in a series of case narratives related to the ongoing investigation into the possible causes of Gulf War illnesses, on Thursday, May 22, 1997, at 1 p.m.(EDT) in the Pentagon briefing studio, Room 2E781. The narrative concerns reports of chemical agents at Camp Monterey, Kuwait, on September 16, 1991.

The narrative will be made available in the Directorate for Defense Information, at 10 a.m. on the day of the briefing on an embargoed basis until the start of the briefing. Media or couriers without Pentagon access should use the Pentagon's Mall Entrance (not the Metro entrance) and call 697-5133/5134 from the telephone adjacent to the entrance security guard post to arrange for pick up/delivery of a copy of the narrative.

The narrative will also be accessible via the Internet at: www.gulflink.osd.mil/ The narrative will be listed under Case Narratives.