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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: PA-011-13
December 29, 2013

Media Event Invitation - Tour of Cape Ray Ship and Field Deployable Hydrolysis Systems

The Department of Defense invites media to participate in a press availability and opportunity to gather imagery aboard the Cape Ray with installed Field Deployable Hydrolysis Systems Jan. 2, 2014, in Portsmouth, Va. The recently-outfitted Cape Ray will participate in the OPCW-UN Joint Mission to destroy Syria's Chemical Weapons stockpile (OPCW-UN Joint Mission).

Space for this opportunity is limited, and attendance not guaranteed. Media desiring to attend this event should send their requests via email to jennifer.d.elzea.civ@mail.mil. All requests must be received by 5 p.m., Dec. 30, 2013. For security reasons individuals must be prepared to submit their full legal name, position, sponsoring organization, social security number, date of birth, place of birth (city, state and country), country of citizenship and contact information to the above email address. Due to space limitations, no more than two members of any news organization will be considered.

You will be notified via email no later than 5 p.m. Dec. 31, 2013, with additional instructions if we can accommodate your request.