Didier Reynders congratulates new Secretary General of NATO, Jens Stoltenberg

date: 31 March 2014

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders congratulates the former Norwegian Prime Minister, Jens Stoltenberg, on his appointment as the new Secretary General of NATO starting in October. His appointment comes at an important time marked by major challenges facing the alliance. Minister Reynders is confident that the new Secretary General, due to his long political and international experience, is the appropriate person to lead NATO. He wishes Jens Stoltenberg every success in his work. NATO may continue to rely on Belgium. Didier Reynders also thanks the current Secretary General, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, for his many years of commitment.