Pre-ministerial press briefing

Monday 8 October 2012

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  • Press Release (2012) 121
  • Issued on 03 Oct. 2012
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  • Last updated: 03 Oct. 2012 17:46

The NATO Spokesperson, Mrs. Oana Lungescu, will hold a pre-ministerial press briefing in Brosio Room (NATO HQ) at 14h00 on Monday 8 October 2012. She will be accompanied by two NATO experts who will brief on upcoming Ministerial discussions related to defence capabilities and Afghanistan.

This briefing is NOT open to television cameras.

A transcript of the Spokesperson’s remarks will be provided on the NATO website after the event.


Media representatives 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 8 October, 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, 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 Friday 5 October - 18h00 (fax +32.2707.1399; email: ).

Points of contact

Press arrangements and accreditation

Mr. Damien Arnaud

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 38

General Queries

Front Office

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 41