NATO Secretary General to visit the United States

  • 05 Jun. 2017 - 06 Jun. 2017
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  • Press Release (2017) 098
  • Issued on 02 Jun. 2017
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  • Last updated: 02 Jun. 2017 15:27

On Monday, 5 June 2017, NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, will join the Prime Minister of Montenegro, Duško Marković, and US Under Secretary for Political Affairs, Tom Shannon, at a ceremony at the State Department for the Deposit of Montenegro’s Instrument of Accession to NATO, formally triggering Montenegro’s membership in the Alliance.

That evening, the Secretary General will attend the Atlantic Council Distinguished Leadership Awards in Washington DC, where he will be honoured for his transatlantic international leadership. The event will be streamed live on and is open to media.

On Tuesday, 6 June 2017, Mr. Stoltenberg will meet with the Members of Congress, including Members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.

Still and video imagery of the events will be available on the NATO website.

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