Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Director General of the Japan Defense Agency Gen Nakatani to the Pentagon at 11:15 a.m. EST, Monday, Dec. 10, 2001.
The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 10:45 a.m. EST for the cordon.
Rumsfeld and Nakatani will hold a media availability at 12:20 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room 2E781. Media without Pentagon credentials must be at the River Entrance no later than 11:55 a.m. EST.
Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.