Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will host an Honor
Cordon to welcome President Isaias Afwerki, of the State of
Eritrea, to the Pentagon at 2:30 p.m. (EST), Thursday, Dec. 12,
The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River
There will be a media availability immediately
following the cordon.
Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 2:10 p.m.
Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events
may contact Mr. Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.