Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of State Richard L. Armitage will host an armed forces full honor ceremony to honor the State of Kuwait as a major non-NATO ally of the United States in the Pentagon Auditorium, Room 5A1070, Thursday, April 1, 2004, at 11:30 a.m. EST.
Minister of Defense Sheikh Jaber Al Mubarek Al-Hamad Al-Sabahand Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah will represent the State of Kuwait.
Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 10:45 a.m. for escort to the cordon.
Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.