Technical press briefing ahead of the informal meetings of EU defence ministers of 1-2 September, and foreign affairs ministers (Gymnich) of 2-3 September 2021

Met dank overgenomen van Raad van de Europese Unie (Raad), gepubliceerd op vrijdag 3 september 2021.

The technical press briefing ahead of the informal meetings of EU defence ministers of 1 - 2 September, and foreign affairs ministers (Gymnich) of 2 - 3 September 2021 will take place on Tuesday, 31 August 2021 at 14.00. The briefing will be given by a senior EEAS official.

This briefing is "off the record".

Please note that this press briefing will take place remotely.

In order to participate and ask questions, EU accredited journalists should register using this link.

Those who already registered for previous press briefings of Foreign Affairs Council meetings earlier this year do not need to do it again.

  • Deadline for registration: Tuesday 31 August at 13.00

Further instructions will be sent to all registered participants shortly after the deadline.

For more information, visit the website of the Slovenian Presidency:

Informal meeting of EU Defence Ministers of 1 and 2 September

Informal meeting of EU Foreign Affairs Ministers (Gymnich) of 2 and 3 September 2021