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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 269-01
November 19, 2001

Rumsfeld to Host UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Shaikh Hamdan bin Zayid, of the United Arab Emirates, to the Pentagon at 9:15 a.m. EST, Nov. 20, 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 8:55 a.m. EST. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.