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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 050-96
February 26, 1996

No. 050-P:02/26/96:NEW TIME & LOCATION

NEW TIME & LOCATION

Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will host a Modified Full Honors Arrival Ceremony to welcome Minister of Defense Lt. Gen. Alibek Kasymov, of the Republic of Kazakstan, to the Pentagon at 9:30 a.m. (EST), Feb. 26, 1996.

The Ceremony will be held at the Mall Entrance of the Pentagon.

Secretary Perry and Minister Kasymov will sign a Joint Statement of Future U.S./Kazakstan Defense and Military Relations in Room 3E869 following the ceremony.

Media must be at the Mall Entrance no later than 9:10 a.m. (EST). Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Mr. Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.

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