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).

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

PRN: 2010/355