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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 055-01
March 20, 2001

DepSecDef to Host Ceremony for MoFA Downer of Australia

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz will host an honor cordon to welcome Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexander Downer to the Pentagon at 6:15 p.m. EST, Wednesday, March 21, 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 5:55 p.m. EST. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.