Updated: 8 November 1999 NATO Press Releases


8 Nov.

NATO Secretary General, Lord Robertson, to visit Germany

The Secretary General of NATO, Lord Robertson, will visit the Federal Republic of Germany on Tuesday 9 and Wednesday 10 November 1999.

During his visit, the Secretary General will meet with the President of the Federal Republic, Dr. Johannes Rau, Federal Chancellor Gerhard Schröder, Mr. Joschka Fischer, Vice Chancellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Mr. Rudolf Scharping, Minister of Defence.

During his stay in Berlin, Lord Robertson will also take part in a public debate organized by the BBC to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.


Tuesday 9 November

16:30 Airport Berlin Tegel, Salon Brecht. Meeting with Minister of Defence Rudolph Scharping
18:00 Bundeskanzleramt. Military honours; meeting with Chancellor Gerhard Schröder, followed by a joint Point de presse
19:30 Debate organized by BBC at Berlin City Hall

Wednesday 10 November

10:00 Schloss Bellevue. Meeting with President Dr. Johannes Rau
11:30 Auswärtiges Amt. Meeting with Vice Chancellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs Joschka Fischer, followed by joint Point de presse

The Secretary General's schedule is subject to change. For further information, please contact NATO Press and Media Service in Brussels,
tel: + 32.2.707.50.41, fax: +32.2.707.50.57.

+32 (0)2 707 50 41
+32 (0)2 707 50 57
B-1110 Brussels/Bruxelles

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