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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 029-01
January 31, 2001

SecDef hosts Honor Cordon for Minister of National Defense of Canada

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of National Defense Arthur Eggleton, of Canada, to the Pentagon at 12:30 p.m. EST, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2001.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.

There will not be a media availability following the cordon.

Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 12:10 p.m. EST. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.