Monthly press briefing

by NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen

  • 05 Mar. 2012 -
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  • Press Release (2012) 028
  • Issued on 29 Feb. 2012
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  • Last updated: 29 Feb. 2012 17:27

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 on the NATO website via the TV/Radio unit (see contact details below).  

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

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 5 March, 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 2 March - 18h00 (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

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)

Tel: +32 (0)2 707 9140

  Jean Marc Lorgnier (technical aspects) Tel. +32 (0)2 707 5006