Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host a full honors arrival ceremony to welcome Minister of National Defense Cho Song-tae, of the Republic of Korea, to the Pentagon at 12:30 p.m. EST, Tuesday, Nov. 23, 1999.
The ceremony will be held on the River Parade Field of the Pentagon. Media must be at the River Parade Field no later than 12:10 p.m. EST for the ceremony.
Cohen and Cho will conduct a joint press conference at 2:40 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Studio Room 2E781. Media without Pentagon credentials must be at Mall Entrance of the Pentagon no later than 2:20 p.m. EST for admission.
Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.
The regularly scheduled Tuesday DoD press briefing has been canceled.