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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 157-00
September 11, 2000

Secretary Cohen Welcomes the Director General of Japan Defense Agency

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host a full honors arrival ceremony to welcome Director General Kazuo Torashima, of the Japan Defense Agency, to the Pentagon at 11 a.m. EDT, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 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 10:40 a.m. EDT. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.