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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 114-00
June 27, 2000

SecDef Hosts Full Honor Arrival Ceremony for MoD of Brazil

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host a full honors arrival ceremony to welcome Minister of Defense Geraldo Magela da Cruz Quintao, of the Federative Republic of Brazil, to the Pentagon at 2:30 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, June 28, 2000.

The ceremony will be held on the River Parade Field of the Pentagon.

There will not be a media availability following the ceremony.

Media must be at the River Parade Field no later than 2:10 p.m. EDT. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.