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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 085-01
May 02, 2001

SecDef to Host Full Honors Arrival for the President of Macedonia

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome President Boris Trajkovski, of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, to the Pentagon at 10:30 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, May 2, 2001.

The ceremony will be held on the River Parade Field of the Pentagon. Media must be at the River Parade Field no later than 10:10 a.m. EDT for the arrival ceremony.

Rumsfeld and Trajkovski will conduct a brief media availability at the River Entrance at 11:15. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 10:55 a.m. EDT for the availability.

Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.