Secretary General's pre-ministerial press conference

NATO Headquarters (Luns room) – Monday 5 December 2016 – 11h00

  • 05 Dec. 2016 -
  • |
  • Press Release (2016) 176
  • Issued on 30 Nov. 2016
  • |
  • Last updated: 01 Dec. 2016 11:47

Pre-ministerial press conference by the NATO Secretary General
NATO Headquarters, Brussels (Luns Room)
Access to NATO premises as of 09h00.


  • The press point will be available live on the NATO website and on satellite; 
    This material is free of rights and free of charge. It will be available in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (EU7B or EU10A), the Americas (NS806 or IS34) and Asia (Asiasat5). The technical parameters of this transmission are available at
  • Photos, video and audio files from NATO will be available after the event on the NATO website and via the NATO Channel.

Language feeds on the website

The press conference will be available during live transmission and after the event in original sound, English, French, and Russian.

Accreditation and access

Journalists holding a 2016 NATO media pass will have access to the press conference as usual, upon presentation of their pass.

Media representatives that do not hold a 2016 NATO media pass will need to request accreditation directly at the main entrance of the NATO Headquarters on 5 December, starting from 09h00.

They will have to present an ID and a valid press card (provided by a recognised national professional body of a NATO country – i.e. government, professional association or union, etc.)

Media representatives that do not hold a valid press card (as listed previously) are invited to send a signed letter from their editor to NATO Press & Media Service, not later than 16h00 on Friday 2 December 2016 (Fax: +32.2.707.1399, email:

Please note that a security check will take place, and security personnel will examine equipments and personal effects carried onto the site.

Points of contact

Press arrangements
Alina Coca
Tel.: +32 (0)2 707 14 65
Thomas Bellanger
Tel.: +32 (0)2 707 14 31
General Queries
Front Office
Tel.: +32 (0)2 707 50 41
TV/Radio issues
Mr. Henk Dekens
Tel.: +32 (0)2 707 50 51
Post-event Video distribution
Tel.: +32 (0)2 707 12 27

Follow us on Twitter (@NATOPress and @jensstoltenberg)