Press Release: Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison Travels to United States to Participate in the President’s Meeting with NATO Secretary General

United States Mission to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 16 May 2018   U.S. Ambassador to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison Travels to the United States to Participate in the President’s Meeting with NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg Brussels, Belgium – U.S. Ambassador to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison will travel to Washington, ...
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Press Release: Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison Visit to Texas:  NATO is the Cornerstone of U.S. and Transatlantic Security

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 9 April 2018   Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison Visit to Texas:  NATO is the Cornerstone of U.S. and Transatlantic Security   Brussels, Belgium – U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison visited Texas with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg April 5 – 6.   Ambassador Hutchison accompanied Secretary General Stoltenberg on his visit to Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas and met with former ...
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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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June 28, 2017: Pre-Ministerial Press Briefing

Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Ahead of the Meeting of NATO Defense Ministers June 28, 2017 From NATO (As delivered) Good morning. Last month, NATO’s Heads of State and Government decided to step up efforts to fight terrorism and more fairly share the burden of our security. Tomorrow, Defence Ministers will meet to ...
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June 5, 2017: Remarks at the Ceremony for Montenegro’s Accession to the North Atlantic Treaty

Remarks at the Ceremony for Montenegro’s Accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Thomas A. Shannon, Jr., Under Secretary for Political Affairs  Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic, and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg Treaty Room, Washington, DC June 5, 2017   UNDER SECRETARY SHANNON: Thank you very much, John. And good morning and welcome to all of you to the ...
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May 25, 2017: Secretary General Stoltenberg’s Press Conference Following the NATO Leaders’ Meeting

Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Following the Meeting of NATO Heads of State and/or Government Brussels, Belgium, May 25, 2017   Good evening. It’s good to see you at such a late hour. We have just concluded a very good meeting of NATO Heads of State and Government. We took important decisions ...
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May 25, 2017: Secretary General Stoltenberg’s Doorstep at the NNHQ

Doorstep Statement by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Upon Arrival at the New NATO Headquarters May 25, 2017 I am looking forward to welcoming NATO leaders to the meeting here today. This will be the first ever meeting at this new Headquarters  and we will have a ceremony where Belgium is going to hand over ...
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May 25, 2017: Secretary General Stoltenberg’s Doorstep Statement

Doorstep Statement by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Ahead of the NATO Leaders’ Meeting May 25, 2017 Good morning. In a few hours, NATO leaders will gather here in Brussels for an important meeting at our new Headquarters. We have two major items on our agenda: Stepping up NATO’s role in the fight against terrorism and ...
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May 24, 2017: Secretary General Stoltenberg’s Pre-Meeting Press Briefing

Pre-Meeting Press Briefing by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Ahead of the NATO Leaders’ Meeting May 24, 2017 Good morning. Tomorrow Heads of State and Government in NATO will meet here in Brussels. It will be a short but it will be an important meeting. It will bring together Allied leaders, all Allied leaders from all ...
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April 12, 2017: Joint Press Conference of President Trump and NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg

Remarks by President Donald Trump and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in a Joint Press Conference April 12, 2017 PRESIDENT TRUMP:  Thank you.  Secretary General Stoltenberg, it’s a pleasure to welcome you to the White House — especially at such an important moment in our great Alliance. I also want to acknowledge the great work ...
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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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February 14, 2017: Pre-ministerial Press Conference by Secretary General Stoltenberg

Pre-ministerial Press Conference by Secretary General Stoltenberg By NATO (As delivered) Good morning. Over the next two days, NATO Defence Ministers will address the Alliance’s response to a more challenging security environment. This is a pivotal time for NATO. We face great security challenges. But the strength and the unity of our Alliance are greater. NATO ...
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February 5, 2017: Readout of the President’s Call with NATO Secretary General

Readout of the President’s Call with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg From The White House President Donald J. Trump spoke today with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg about the United States’ strong support for NATO.  The leaders discussed how to encourage all NATO allies to meet their defense spending commitments.  Additionally, the parties discussed the potential for a ...
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NATO Secretary General Congratulates President Donald J. Trump on His Inauguration

On behalf of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, I congratulate Donald J. Trump on his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States of America. The United States has played a leading role in NATO since its founding in Washington in 1949, and continues to demonstrate rock-solid commitment to our shared security today. NATO ...
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December 6, 2016: Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Following NAC Meeting on Projecting Stability

Press conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg following the meeting of the North Atlantic Council at the level of NATO Foreign Ministers on projecting stability (As delivered) Good evening. We have just concluded a discussion of NATO’s efforts to project stability beyond our borders. We reviewed the developments in the Middle East and North ...
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December 6, 2016: Joint Press Conference by NATO Secretary General with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs

(As delivered) Good afternoon. We have just finished a meeting where we addressed the cooperation between NATO and the EU. And the meeting was attended by High Representative / Vice President Federica Mogherini and with the Minister from Sweden and the Ambassador of Finland, so in addition to the 28 members of the Alliance and ...
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December 5, 2016: Pre-Ministerial Press Conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg

By NATO (As delivered) Good morning. Over the next two days, NATO Foreign Ministers will meet and address the most pressing security challenges we are facing and how we are responding. And first, they will discuss NATO/EU cooperation because stronger cooperation between NATO and EU is one key way to strengthen our response to a more ...
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Readout of the Secretary General’s phone call with US President-elect Donald Trump

By NATO NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg spoke by phone today with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. The Secretary General congratulated the President-elect on his election victory and said that he was looking forward to working with him and his national security team. The President-elect and the Secretary General both underlined NATO’s enduring importance, and discussed how ...
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NATO Secretary General Congratulates US President-elect Donald Trump

From NATO I congratulate Donald Trump on his election as the next President of the United States. And I look forward to working with President-elect Trump. We face a challenging new security environment, including hybrid warfare, cyber attacks, the threat of terrorism. US leadership is as important as ever. Our Alliance has brought together America’s closest ...
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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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Statement by the NATO Secretary General on Terrorist Attacks in Turkey

By NATO  I strongly condemn the string of horrific terrorist attacks in Turkey in the last few days. My deepest sympathies are with those who lost their loved ones, with those injured and with the people of Turkey. We stand united in solidarity with our Turkish Allies in this difficult time. We remain determined to fight ...
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NATO Secretary General Statement Following Attempted Coup in Turkey

I have spoken to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in the aftermath of the attempted coup in Turkey. I welcomed the strong support shown by the people and all political parties to democracy and to the democratically elected government. The Turkish people have shown great courage. I also conveyed my condolences to the families of the innocent ...
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