Updated: 30 November 1999 NATO Press Releases


29 Nov.

Visit to NATO by The Minister of Foreign Affairs
of Ireland, Mr. David Andrews,
on Wednesday, 1 December 1999

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ireland, Mr. David Andrews, will come to NATO Headquarters on 1 December 1999 to sign the Partnership for Peace (PfP) Framework Document and submit Ireland's PfP Presentation Document. He will meet the Secretary General, Lord Robertson, and the Permanent Representatives to the North Atlantic Council. The visit will begin at 9:50. Mr. Andrews' departure is expected at 10:15.


Programme of the visit

9:50 Meeting with the Secretary General in the Private Office. In view of the limited space available, only a limited pool will be authorized to cover the beginning of the meeting.
10:00 Room 1 : North Atlantic Council session. Introductory remarks by the Secretary General, followed by Mr. Andrews' reply. Signing of Partnership for Peace Framework Document by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Coverage within the conference room by a limited pool.


Journalists wishing to cover the visit of the Foreign Minister of Ireland will be allowed into the NATO premises on presentation of a NATO accreditation pass or a valid press pass. Photographers and cameramen wishing to be part of the Limited Pool should contact Mr. N. Fiorenza.


General press arrangements: Mr. N. Fiorenza 32.2.707.5044
Films, video, TV, radio: Mr. G. De Brouwer 32.2.707.5049
Photos: Mr. A.J. Soares



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