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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 274-01
November 26, 2001

Rumsfeld to Host President of Yemen Today

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will host an honor cordon to welcome President Ali Abdallah Salih, of Yemen, to the Pentagon at 2 p.m. EST, today, Nov. 26, 2001.

The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.

There will not be a media availability following the cordon.

Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 1:40 p.m. EST. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of this event may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.