June 6, 2018: Telephonic Press Briefing with Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison

Kay Bailey Hutchison U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Telephonic Briefing June 6, 2018   Moderator:  Greetings to everyone from the U.S.-European Media Hub in Brussels.  I would like to welcome our participants dialing in from across Europe and thank all of you for joining this discussion. Today we are very pleased to be joined from ...
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June 6, 2018: Press Briefing by Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison

Kay Bailey Hutchison U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO NATO Press Briefing June 6, 2018   Ambassador Hutchison:  Hello.  This is a new arena and a lot better than the other one, I think.  I hope you all agree. I know that you’ve just heard from the SecGen, so you have a lot of the basic ...
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Press Release: Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison’s Visit to Washington

United States Mission to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 25 May 2018   Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison’s Visit to Washington:  NATO is strengthening its capabilities Brussels, Belgium – U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison visited Washington May 22 – 25. Canadian Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Kerry Buck and ...
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Press Release: U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison Travels to the United States with Canadian and UK Ambassadors

United States Mission to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 22 May 2018   U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison Travels to the United States with Canadian and UK Ambassadors to NATO Brussels, Belgium – U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison will travel to Washington, D.C. May ...
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February 15, 2018: Press Briefing by Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis

Press Briefing by Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis at NATO Headquarters Brussels, Belgium February 15, 2018   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JAMES N. MATTIS: Well, good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. We just concluded, as you know, our NATO Defense Ministerial where General — Secretary General Stoltenberg just said that NATO remains committed to projecting stability ...
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February 13, 2018: Telephonic Press Briefing with Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison

Kay Bailey Hutchison U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Telephonic Briefing Preview of Defense Ministerial February 13, 2018     Moderator:  Greetings to everyone from the U.S. European Media Hub in Brussels.  I would like to welcome our participants dialing in from across Europe and thank all of you for joining this discussion. Today we are ...
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February 13, 2018: Press Briefing by Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison

Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Press Briefing February 13, 2018   Ambassador Hutchison:  Good afternoon.  I’m very pleased to be here today.  I understand that you’ve just had the Secretary General, and we are all looking forward to this Defense Ministerial.  It’s my second one, and I really have enjoyed seeing ...
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Nov 9, 2017: Press Conference by Secretary of Defense Mattis

News Briefing by Secretary Mattis at NATO Headquarters following the Defense Ministerial November 9, 2017   From DoD SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JIM SEC. MATTIS:  Well, good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.  I’m Jim Mattis.  I’m from the United States.  As you know, we just concluded our NATO Defense Ministerial. A couple of the subjects we discussed — ...
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Nov 9, 2017: Remarks by Secretary Mattis at D-ISIS event at NATO Headquarters

Remarks by Secretary Mattis at D-ISIS event at the NATO Headquarters Brussels, Belgium November 9, 2017   From DoD SECRETARY GENERAL JENS STOLTENBERG:  Welcome.  I think we are ready to start.  Welcome to this meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS.  I’m pleased to see you all here at the NATO Headquarters. It is a decisive ...
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Nov 7, 2017: Press Briefing by Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison

Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Press Briefing November 7, 2017   Ambassador Hutchison: Good afternoon. I’m very pleased to be here. I’m really looking forward to my first Defense Ministerial as the U.S. Ambassador and working with Secretary Mattis. I think we have a big agenda, and I know that you’ve ...
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June 29, 2017: Press Briefing by Secretary of Defense Mattis

News Briefing by Secretary Mattis at NATO Headquarters following the Defense Ministerial June 29, 2017   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JIM MATTIS: Well, good evening, ladies and gentlemen. And thanks for staying late tonight so we could talk. As you know, we’ve just completed the NATO defense ministerial here in Brussels. And we discussed threats to ...
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June 29, 2017: Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Following NAC Meeting with RSM Partner Nations

Press conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg following the meeting of the North Atlantic Council with Resolute Support operational partner nations at the level of Defence Ministers June 29, 2017   (As delivered) Good evening. We have just finished talks about the future of the Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan. Our work in Afghanistan ...
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June 29, 2017: Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Following the Defense Ministers’ NAC

Press conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg following the meeting of the North Atlantic Council at the level of Defence Ministers June 29, 2017   Good afternoon. We have just finished three working sessions of NATO Defence Ministers. The Alliance’s deterrence and defence posture is full-spectrum, ranging from conventional capabilities and missile defence to ...
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Common Declaration of the Defence Ministers of the Enhanced Forward Presence Host and Framework Nations on the Implementation of eFP

Common Declaration of the Defence Ministers of the Enhanced Forward Presence Host and Framework Nations on the Implementation of Enhanced Forward Presence   We, the Defence Ministers of the enhanced Forward Presence host and framework nations, have reviewed our progress in implementing the enhanced Forward Presence in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland. The decision taken ...
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February 16, 2017: Press Conference by Secretary Mattis at Defense Ministerial

Press Conference by Secretary Mattis at NATO Headquarters, Brussels, Belgium Feb. 16, 2017   MODERATOR:  Ladies and gentlemen, Secretary Mattis will make a statement and then take two questions. SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JIM MATTIS:  Yes, ma’am. Well, good afternoon, ladies and gentleman. I just completed the defense ministerial, where I had the opportunity to engage ...
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February 15, 2017: Intervention by Secretary of Defense Mattis, Session One of the North Atlantic Council

Intervention by U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis Session One of the North Atlantic Council NATO Defense Ministerial Wednesday, February 15, 2017   (AS PREPARED)   Secretary General, fellow Ministers. It’s good to be back.  I’m grateful to serve alongside you again and to gain a deeper appreciation of the situation facing our Alliance and ...
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Joint Press Statements at the Defense Ministerial: NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg US Secretary of Defense Mattis

Joint Press Statements at the February 2017 Defense Ministerial: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and the US Secretary of Defense, Jim Mattis From NATO (As delivered) So, good afternoon. Secretary Mattis, it’s great to welcome you to NATO Headquarters. We spoke on the phone on the first day when you had taken up your position as Secretary ...
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October 26, 2016: Secretary Carter’s Defense Ministerial Press Availability

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE ASHTON CARTER:  Okay. First of all, before I get into the discussion of the NATO ministerial here, I know you’ve received my statement.  And as I’ve said before, nothing is more important than ensuring that our service members are treated with gratitude and respect for their service, and that they get all ...
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October 25, 2016: Pre-Ministerial Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg

By NATO (As delivered) Good morning. It has been just over one hundred days since NATO’s landmark Summit in Warsaw in July. And in July at the Summit, the Heads of State and Government of NATO took a series of decisions to boost our deterrence and defence and to project stability in our neighbourhood. Over the ...
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October 25, 2016: Ambassador Lute’s Pre-Ministerial Press Briefing

Ambassador Douglas Lute U.S. Ambassador to NATO   Pre-Ministerial Briefing October 25, 2016   Moderator: Thank you for coming. Today we’ll have the U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO, Ambassador Doug Lute, speaking on the record in advance of the ministerial tomorrow and Thursday. Mr. Ambassador? Ambassador Lute: Okay, thanks. For those of you who are ...
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October 25, 2016: Ambassador Lute’s Pre-Ministerial Telephonic Press Briefing

Ambassador Douglas Lute U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Moderator – Peter Kaufman Telephone Press Briefing October 25, 2016     Moderator: Thank you very much, and greetings to everyone from the U.S. Department of State. I’d like to welcome our participants who are dialing in from across Europe. Thank you all very much for joining ...
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June 15, 2016: Secretary Carter’s Defense Ministerial Press Conference

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter Defense Ministerial Press Conference June 15, 2016   Secretary of Defense Ash Carter: I told Peter he didn’t need to introduce me, because I — presumably, I was who you thought would be here, which is why you came. But in all seriousness, good afternoon, and it’s good to be ...
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June 13, 2016: Ambassador Lute’s Pre-Ministerial Telephonic Press Briefing

Ambassador Douglas Lute U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Pre-Ministerial Telephone Press Brief June 13, 2016   Moderator:  Today we are pleased to be joined once again from Brussels by Ambassador Douglas Lute, the U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO.  As you know, this week is the NATO Defense Ministerial, and the Warsaw Summit is just around ...
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June 13, 2016: Ambassador Lute’s Pre-Ministerial Press Briefing

Ambassador Douglas Lute U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Pre-Ministerial Press Brief June 13, 2016 Moderator:  Hello, everyone.  Welcome to Ambassador Lute’s Pre-Defense Ministerial press briefing.  As you know, Ambassador Lute is the U.S. Permanent Representative to the U.S. Mission at NATO.  And I just wanted to say welcome to everyone.   We’re going to start with some ...
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