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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 080-05
October 24, 2005

Disaster Assistance Center Director to Brief Live From Pakistan

             Rear Adm. Michael LeFever, director of the U.S. Disaster Assistance Center, will brief live from Islamabad, Pakistan at 1 p.m. EDT, Oct. 24, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing operations in support of earthquake relief operations.  This briefing will be via a two-way audio feed.  There will be no video.

             Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.   Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.   Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.