THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ
Press Release Article
MEDIA ADVISORY - COMMANDER OF U.S. FORCES IN AFGHANISTAN TO PRESENT FLAG TO PORT AUTHORITY AT WTC EVENT ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 5
Date: Dec 02, 2005
Press Release Number: 146-2005
U.S. Lt. General Karl W. Eikenberry, commander of the Combined Coalition Forces in Afghanistan, will present the Port Authority with a U.S. flag that flew over U.S. headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, on September 11, 2005, as a token of the military’s support and close ties to New York City and the World Trade Center site.# # #
The event will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 5, in the family viewing area at the World Trade Center site. Media can enter the site at Gate 7 at the corner of Liberty and Washington streets. Photo identification and media credentials are required.
Contact: Steve Coleman