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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 121-96
April 19, 1996

No. 121-P:04/19/96:Gen. John M. Shalikashvili,U.S. Army, C

Gen. John M. Shalikashvili, U.S. Army, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,will travel to Europe to participate in NATO Military Committee meetings onApril 23-24 to discuss the situation in former Yugoslavia and other NATOissues. On Tuesday, April 23, a press conference is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. atthe U.S. Mission Annex Conference Room at NATO Headquarters in Brussels.

On Thursday, April 25, Gen. Shalikashvili travels to Bosnia-Herzegovina fortalks with IFOR commanders, civilian and military leaders, and U.S. troops. Abrief press conference is scheduled in Sarajevo. The Chairman returns toAndrews Air Force Base, Maryland on Thursday evening.

For further information, please contact Ms. Joan Asboth in the Chairman'spublic affairs office at (703) 697-4272.