Accreditation information: United States Congress delegation headed by Senator John McCain to visit Estonia

23.12.2016 | 14:50

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The United States Congress delegation lead by Senator John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed Services, will be visiting Estonia on 27 and 28 December. In addition to Senator John McCain, the delegation will include Senators Lindsey Graham and Amy Klobuchar.

In Estonia, the Congressional delegation will meet with Prime Minister Jüri Ratas, President Kersti Kaljulaid and Minister of Defence Margus Tsahkna to discuss regional security, Estonia-US bilateral cooperation and cooperation within NATO. The commander of the Defence Forces, Lieutenant General Riho Terras will bestow on Senator John McCain the Estonian Defence Forces Cross of Merit for his significant contribution to Estonia’s security.

Dear journalists,

The Congressional delegation headed by Senator John McCain will meet with Prime Minister Jüri Ratas on Tuesday, 27 December, at 11.15.

At noon, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas and Senator John McCain will give a joint press conference.

Kindly notify your request to attend the press conference on 27 December at 9.00.

In order to attend the press conference, please be present at Stenbock House at 11.45, bringing with you a press pass or an identity document.

Photographers and cameramen can also record the first moments of the meeting. For this, please be present at Stenbock House at 11.00, at the latest.

Accreditation and more information: press@riik.ee

 

 

Government Communication Unit

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