Secretary General's Monthly Press Briefing

Residence Palace (rue de la Loi, 155), Monday 2 july 2012 - 14h00

  • 02 Jul. 2012 -
  • |
  • Press Release (2012) 087
  • Issued on 28 Jun. 2012
  • |
  • Last updated: 28 Jun. 2012 10:19

14h00         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 and in English during the live webstreaming, and in original, English and French 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 2nd July, starting from 13h00.

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, etc).

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 Monday 2nd July 09h00 (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 13.30.

Points of contact

Press arrangements and accreditation

Mrs Alina Coca

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 1465

General Queries

Front Office

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 5041

TV and radio arrangements

Mrs Zornitza Venkova (for video on demand)

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 9140

Eric Morel (technical aspects) Tel. +32 (0)2 707 1287