Pre-summit press briefing

Wednesday 16 May 2012

  • 16 May. 2012 -
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  • Press Release (2012) 072
  • Issued on 11 May. 2012
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  • Last updated: 14 May. 2012 10:01

The NATO Spokesperson, Mrs. Oana Lungescu, will hold a pre-summit press briefing in Luns Room (NATO HQ) at 14:00 on Wednesday 16 May 2012. She will be accompanied by two NATO experts who will brief on the priorities of the NATO Summit in Chicago.

This briefing is NOT opened to television cameras.


Journalists holding a 2012 permanent NATO media pass will have access as for a Ministerial Meeting.

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 NATO Headquarters, on 16 May, starting from 13:00.

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, 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 Tuesday 15 May – 16:00 (Fax +32.2707.1399; email: ).

Points of contact

Press arrangements and accreditation

Simone De Manso

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 14 58

General Queries

Front Office

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 41