Secretary General's Monthly Press Conference

Residence Palace (Rue de la loi, 155) - Friday 11 May 2012

  • 11 May. 2012 -
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  • Press Release (2012) 069
  • Issued on 09 May. 2012
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  • Last updated: 09 May. 2012 12:04

10h00 Monthly press briefing by the Secretary General
Location Residence Palace, Room Polak (Rue de la loi, 155 - Bruxelles)


  • The press conference will be available free worldwide on satellite and live on NATO’s website.
  • Photos, videos and audio files from NATO will be available after the event on the NATO website and via the TV/Radio unit (see contact details below).

Language Feeds on the website: the press point will be available in original sound during the live webstreaming, and in original, English and French sound after the event.

Accreditation and access

Journalists holding a 2012 NATO media pass will have access to the press conference room on presentation of the NATO permanent media pass.

Media representatives not in possession of a 2012 NATO media pass and wishing to attend the event are invited to request accreditation directly at the main entrance of the Residence Palace, on 11 May, 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……).

Those media representatives not having a valid press card (as listed previously) are invited to send a signed letter from their editor to NATO Press and Media Service, not later than Thursday 10 May - 16h00 (fax +32.2707.1399; email: ).

Media representatives are informed that a security check will take place, and security personnel will examine equipments and personal effects carried onto the site. Access to the Polak room will be open starting from 9.30.

Points of contact

Press arrangements and accreditation

Mr. Damien Arnaud

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 5038

General Queries

Front Office

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 5041

TV and radio arrangements

Mrs Zornitza Venkova (for video on demand)
Jean Marc Lorgnier (technical aspects)

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 9140
Tel. +32 (0)2 707 5006