WHINSEC board meets Friday

The Board of Visitors for the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation, a Department of Defense professional education and training center, will hold its annual meeting at Fort Benning's Ridgway Hall Friday.

All meeting sessions are open to the public and media.

The 1 p.m. session is reserved for public comment; anyone desiring to make oral statements or presentations will have a chance to do so.

Public comment and presentations will be limited to three minutes each. Anyone desiring to make an oral statement must register by sending a fax to (703) 614-8920 with his/her name, phone number, e-mail address, and the full text of any comments (no longer than two type-written pages) by 5 p.m. EST on Tuesday.

Public seating is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis.