US senior officials arrive in Beirut
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Friday, 17 October 2008

Eric S. Edelman is the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
Eric S. Edelman is the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy

Ambassador Eric S. Edelman is the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy at the Pentagon under Secretary of Defense Robert Gates. 

 

 

BEIRUT, Oct 17 (KUNA) -- Deputy U.S. Secretary of Defense Eric Edelman accompanied by a Security Bureau official in the White House James Nodle arrived in Beirut Friday to meet a number of Lebanese officials.

The U.S. delegation arrived on board a special military plane coming from France amid tight security. (end) oh.tg KUNA 171444 Oct 08NNNN



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