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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 055-07
May 22, 2007

Gulf Region Division Corps of Engineers Commander and Advisor to Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq to Brief Live From Iraq

Brig. Gen. Michael J. Walsh, commanding general of the Gulf Region Division of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; and Dr. Quraish Alkasir, advisor to the deputy prime minister of Iraq, and president of Society of Iraqi Surgeons, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, May 23, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of health care issues in Iraq.
 
               Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.   Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.   Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.