Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Malaysian Minister of Defense Dato' Sri Najib bin Abdul Razak to the Pentagon at 11 a.m. EDT, Thursday, May 2, 2002.
The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon River Entrance no later than 10:30 a.m. EDT for the cordon.
Rumsfeld and Razak will conduct a joint media availability at the River Entrance at 11:35 a.m. EDT. Media must be at the Pentagon River Entrance no later than 11:05 a.m. EDT for the cordon.
Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.