July 24-29, 2009; Washington, DC.
Contact: Andrew Strike, FPC Defense Liaison Officer
Telephone:202-504-6356; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nine senior journalists from NATO allied and partner countries (UK, Germany, Spain, Austria, Romania, Bulgaria, Finland, Georgia, and Estonia) participated in the tour. Journalists interviewed State and Defense Department officials, Congressional staff, and think-tank experts. The issues discussed included NATO’s involvement in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the U.S. and NATO’s relationship with Russia, Georgia and Ukraine, non-proliferation, missile defense, Iran, Iraq, and emerging threats such as piracy, climate change, and resource scarcity.
The Office of Website Management, Bureau of Public Affairs, manages this site as a portal for information from the U.S. State Department.
External links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein.