High-level opinion leaders from the United Arab Emirates visit NATO Headquarters

  • Last updated: 25 Oct. 2010 10:34

On 18 October 2010, the NATO Public Diplomacy Division organised a visit to NATO Headquarters of High-Level Opinion Leaders from the United Arab Emirates.

Admiral Giampaolo Di Paola, Chairman of the Military Committee during his meeting with the delegation

During the visit, participants had the opportunity to meet, among others, with Admiral Giampaolo Di Paola, Chairman of the Military Committee; H.E. Mr. Sorin Ducaru, Permanent Representative of Romania on the North Atlantic Council; H.E. Mr. Haydar Berk, Permanent Representative of Turkey on the North Atlantic Council; Mr. Nicola de Santis, Head of the Mediterranean Dialogue and Istanbul Cooperation Initiative Countries Section in the Public Diplomacy Division; Mrs. Carmen Romero, NATO Deputy spokesperson; and Mr. Sabri Ergen, Head of the Counter-Terrorism Section in the Emerging Security Challenges Division.

Briefings and discussions with NATO officials covered: the agenda of the NATO Lisbon Summit, NATO’s New Strategic Concept,  the Mediterranean Dialogue and the Istanbul Cooperation Initiative, NATO’s military operations, NATO’s relations with Russia; and NATO’s Role in the Fight against Terrorism.