NATO Secretary General to visit NATO’s Enhanced Forward Presence in Estonia

  • 06 Sep. 2017 - 07 Sep. 2017
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  • Press Release (2017) 131
  • Issued on 04 Sep. 2017
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  • Last updated: 06 Sep. 2017 15:25

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will travel to Tallin and Tapa in Estonia on Wednesday and Thursday 6 and 7 September 2017. During his visit, he will have bilateral meetings with the Estonian President H.E. Ms. Kersti Kaljulaid, with the Prime Minister, Mr. Jüri Ratas, with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sven Mikser and with the Minister of Defence, Mr. Jüri Luik.

On Wednesday, the Secretary General and the Prime Minister will travel to Tapa and meet troops contributing to NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence at a military training facility headquarters.

On Thursday, the Secretary General will participate at the informal meeting of the European Union Ministers of Defence.

Mr. Stoltenberg will also deliver a speech at a meeting of the EEP Group of the European Parliament.

Media Advisory

Wednesday, 6 September

15:40 (local time) Joint press conference with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Estonia in Tapa

Thursday, 7 September

08:30 Doorstep by NATO Secretary General at the Tallin Creative Hub Kultuurikatel

13:50   TBC Joint doorstep with Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, Mr. Manfred Weber.

The press conference in Tapa will be web streamed live on the NATO website.

Still and video images will be available on the NATO website after the event.

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