Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome Italian Minister of Defense Antonio Martino to the Pentagon at 11:30 a.m. EDT, Friday, May 10, 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 11:00 a.m. EDT for the cordon.
Rumsfeld and Martino will conduct a brief media availability at 12:45 p.m. EDT at the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon River Entrance no later than 12:15 p.m. EDT for the availability.
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.