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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 098-06
October 18, 2006

Chairman Hosts Honor Cordon for South Korean Chief of Defense

            Chairman of the Joint Chief of Staff Marine Corps Gen. Peter Pace will host an honor cordon to welcome South Korean Chief of Defense Gen. Sang-hee Lee to the Pentagon today at 10:30 a.m. EDT.  The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon Mall Entrance.

            Pace and Sang-hee will conduct the annual Republic of Korea-U.S. Military Committee meeting which addresses the ROK defense capability and bilateral military issues.

            Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 10 a.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.