Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will welcome Secretary
of State for Defence Michael Portillo, of the United Kingdom of
Great Britain and Northern Ireland, to the Pentagon at 10:30 a.m.
(EST), March 3, 1997, with an Honor Cordon on the steps of the
Pentagon River Entrance.
The Honor Cordon is being held in lieu of the Full Honor
Arrival Ceremony previously scheduled because of the inclement
weather. There will be a photo opportunity immediately following
Media must be outside the Pentagon River Entrance no later
than 10:10 a.m. (EST). Media interested in audiovisual coverage
of these events may contact Mr. Jim Kout at (703) 695-0168.