Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will host a Full
Honors Arrival Ceremony to welcome Minister of Defense
Beniamino Andreatta, of the Italian Republic, to the
Pentagon at 12:30 p.m. (EDT), Wednesday, Oct. 2, 1996.
The Ceremony will be held on the River Parade Field of
the Pentagon. There will be a media availability
immediately following the ceremony.
Media must be at the River Parade Field no later than
12:10 p.m. (EDT). Media interested in audiovisual coverage
of these events may contact Mr. Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-