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Great Seal logo Trip of Secretary of State Albright
To Ramstein, Germany
August 12-13, 1998

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Secretary Albright will depart Wednesday morning, August 12, 1998, at approximately 6:00 a.m., from Andrews Air Force Base for Ramstein, Germany. It is expected that upon arrival in Germany, she will go to the hospital in Lanstuhl and pay her respects to those injured in the Nairobi bombing who are there in the hospital -- be they American or Kenyan. Secretary Albright will leave the next morning with the bodies of our deceased colleagues returning directly from Ramstein on a military aircraft to Washington.

See information on the bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Remarks from Trip

* 08/13/98: Remarks with President Clinton and Secretary Cohen at ceremony honoring those who lost their lives in Kenya and Tanzania, Andrews Air Force Base
* 08/12/98: Remarks at Ramstein Air Force Base, Ramstein, Germany
* 08/12/98: Remarks prior to departure for Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany (8/12/98)

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