U.S. and Pakistan to Sign Letter of Intent

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
March 25, 2010


U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Jacob J. Lew and Pakistan Finance Secretary Salman Siddique will sign a letter of intent regarding cooperation in construction of priority roads in Pakistan. The open-press signing ceremony will be followed by a brief press availability.

Preset time for cameras: 12:00 p.m.
Final access for writers/stills: 12:15 p.m.

Press should use the 23rd Street entrance to the State Department and must be processed through security.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) a U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport).

PRESS CONTACTS:
Office of Press Relations
U.S. Department of State
(202) 647-2492



PRN: 2010/355