NATO Secretary General to visit the State of Kuwait

  • 29 Feb. 2016 -
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  • Press Release (2016) 025
  • Issued on 26 Feb. 2016
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  • Last updated 08-Mar-2016 10:30

The NATO Secretary General Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will visit Kuwait on Monday, 29 February 2016.

During his visit, Mr. Stoltenberg will have meetings with the Emir of the State of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Prime Minister, His Excellency Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah and the President of the Kuwait National Security Bureau, His Excellency Sheikh Thamer Ali Al-Sabah.

The Secretary General will also sign the NATO-Kuwait Transit Agreement with the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and will pay a visit to site of the future the NATO-Kuwait Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) Regional Centre.

Media Advisory

+ 12:45 (local time)     Signature followed by  joint press conference with the First Deputy Prime Minister / Minister of Foreign Affairs

+ 13:15 (local time)     Joint press conference with the President of the National Security Bureau

Still and video imagery will be available from the NATO website after the event.

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