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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 087-02
May 06, 2002

Secretary Rumsfeld to host Israeli Prime Minister Sharon

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to the Pentagon at 4:30 p.m. EDT, today, May 6, 2002.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon River Entrance no later than 4 p.m. EDT for the cordon.

There will not be a media availability after 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.