General David Petraeus visits NATO HQ

  • 01 Jul. 2010 -
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  • Press Release (2010) 093
  • Issued on 30 Jun. 2010
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  • Last updated: 30 Jun. 2010 17:55

General David H. Petraeus, the incoming ISAF Commander, will visit NATO Headquarters on Thursday 1st July 2010. He will meet the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Anders Fogh Rasmussen and address the North Atlantic Council in permanent session with ISAF contributors.

Media Programme

11:00 The NATO Secretary General meets the press jointly with General David Petraeus (Main Entrance)
Live coverage on satellite and streamed live on NATO Website.

Still photos and video footage with the statements of NATO Secretary General and General Petraeus will be available on the NATO website and on

A broadcast quality version of the statements as well as b-rolls from the day’s events will be available on demand.


Access to NATO Headquarters is as usual for permanently accredited media. Other media interested in covering the event should present themselves at NATO HQ as from 8H00 with an ID/Passport and a press card delivered by national authorities. Those without a valid national press card should have a letter from their editor sent to Mr Thomas Bellanger (see contact below).

For further information

General queries: Mrs Alina Coca, +32.2.707.14.65
Accreditation: Mr Thomas Bellanger (phone:+32.2.707.14.31 – fax : +32.2.707.13.99 – email:
TV/Radio queries: To receive a link to NATO TV ftp server, where b-roll from the event can be downloaded, please send an e-mail to