NATO Secretary General's pre-ministerial press conference

Monday, 1 April 2019

  • 01 Apr. 2019 -
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  • Press Release (2019) 044
  • Issued on 25 Mar. 2019
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  • Last updated: 27 Mar. 2019 18:12

Hour:                           13:15
Location:                     NATO Headquarters, Brussels (Press Theatre)

Access to NATO premises as of 9:00


  • The press conference will be available live on the NATO website and on satellite.
  • Photos, video as well as English, French and Russian audio files will be available after the event on the NATO website and via the NATO Channel portal.
  • Professional-quality videos and b-roll will be available for download from Please register for access.

This material is free of rights and free of charge

Language feeds on the website

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


Media permanently accredited at NATO

Media representatives in possession of a permanent NATO media pass can access the NATO HQ directly by tapping their badge at the turnstiles at NATO HQ Guard House South – GHS, NATO Headquarters, (Boulevard Leopold III 1110).

Ad-hoc accreditation (day-pass)

Media representatives not permanently accredited and wishing to attend the event are invited to request ad-hoc accreditation directly at NATO HQ Guard House South (media entrance) on Monday 01 April 2019 starting from 09:00 (Brussels time).

They will have to present a valid piece of identification with photo, ID card or passport, and a valid press card (provided by a recognized national professional body of a NATO country – i.e. Government, Professional association, Union of journalists).

Media representatives not in possession of a valid press card are invited to send a signed letter from their editor to the NATO Accreditation Office by email to no later than Friday 29 March 16:00 (Brussels time).

Please type “PREMIN” in the subject line of the message.

Security Procedures

A security check will take place and all equipment and personal effects carried onto the site will be examined by security personnel. Media representative are therefore encouraged to arrive with sufficient lead time to allow for security proceedings.

Contact points

Overall Coordination
Mr Damien Arnaud
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 38
Mr. Angelo Pacifico
TV & Radio arrangements on site and via satellite
Mr. Henk Dekens
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 51
Mr. Serge Bosmans
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 03
Mr. Eric Morel
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 12 87
NATO Video on demand
+32 (0)2 707 12 27


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