North Atlantic Council Meeting

Monday, 6 January 2020 - NATO Headquarters

  • 06 Jan. 2020 -
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  • Press Release (2020) 001
  • Issued on 06 Jan. 2020
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  • Last updated: 06 Jan. 2020 12:13

The North Atlantic Council at Ambassadorial level will meet this afternoon at NATO Headquarters in Brussels.

After the meeting, the NATO Secretary General will briefly address the Press in the Agora Podium. (Estimated time: ±16:30)

The event will be available live on the NATO Website.

Photos, video and audio files from NATO will be available after the event on the NATO website.

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Broadcast quality B-roll will be available on the NATO Multimedia portal (, please register for access.


NATO annual media pass (2020)

  • Media representatives in possession of a NATO annual media pass (2020) can access the NATO HQ directly by tapping their badge at the turnstiles (NATO HQ Guard House South - GHS, media entrance, NATO Headquarters, Boulevard Leopold III 1110 Brussels).

Ad-hoc accreditation (day-pass)

  • Media representatives who do not hold an annual media pass and wishing to attend the event are invited to request ad-hoc accreditation directly at NATO HQ Guard House South (media entrance) on Monday, 06 January 2020 starting from 15:00 (Brussels time). They will have to present a proof of ID/passport and a valid press card (provided by a recognised 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 and wishing to attend the event are required to send a signed letter from their editor to the NATO Accreditation Office to no later than Monday 06 January 2020 at 14:00 noon (Brussels time).

Due to the exceptional circumstances of the event and given the processing time required for this type of ad-hoc requests, please note that we cannot guarantee access. Either way, you will receive a confirmation by email.

Please type “NAC” 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.


Overall Coordination
Mr Jean-Philippe Juneau
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 17 64
Mr Angelo Pacifico
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 83 46
TV & Radio arrangements on site and via satellite
Mr Eric Morel
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 12 87
NATO  Video on demand
NATO Multimedia
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 12 27