A chronology of Romania – NATO relationship

2008

2-4 April 2008 – NATO Summit in Bucharest  

29-30 May 2008 – Annual Session of NATO PA, Montenegro

12-13 June 2008 – Meeting of NATO Defence Ministers at Brussels

June 12-13, 2008 - Meeting of Defence Ministers from NATO countries, NATO Hq, Brussels 

August 18 - Meeting of the North Atlantic Council at the level of Foreign Ministers, NATO Hq, Brussels 

September 18-19, 2008 - Meeting of Defence Ministers from NATO countries, London 

October 9-10, 2008-  Informal Meeting of Defence Ministers from NATO countries, Budapest 

December 2-3, 2008 - Meeting of Foreign Ministers from NATO countries, NATO Hq, Brussels 

2009

January 2009- The Embassy of Romania in Baku holds the mandate of NATO Contact Point Embassy (CPE) in Azerbaijan ( until December 2010).

3-4 April 2009 Summit meetings of Heads of State and Government, Strasbourg,France / Kehl, Germany http://www.nato.int/docu/comm/2009/0904-summit/index.html

11 Jun. 2009 – 12 Jun. 2009 Meeting of NATO Defense Ministers, Brussels

http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/events_55308.htm

July 7, 2009 - Launching NATO’s New Strategic Concept

http://www.nato.int/cps/fr/natolive/events_55992.htm

Dec. 3- 4, 2009 - Meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers, Brussels

http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/events_59614.htm

January 14, 2010, Oslo, Norway – Bogdan Aurescu, Secretary of State for Strategic Affairs in the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs attended the third Seminar on NATO’s Strategic Concept: "NATO’s Partnerships and beyond”

http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/events_60524.htm

January 14, 2010, Trakai, Lithuania- Teodor Baconschi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania attended the “Snow Meeting”, together with Ministers of Foreign Affairs from Sweden, Slovakia, Hungary, Greece and the Republic of Moldova.

January 28, 2010 - Teodor Baconschi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania attended the International Conference on Afganistan in London, organized by the United Kingdom;

4-5 februarie 2010 - Informal meeting of NATO Defence Ministers Istanbul, Turkey, http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/events_61157.htm

March 22, 2010 - Teodor Baconschi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania met officially for the first time with Mr. Anders Fogh Rasmussen, NATO Secretary General;

March 26-28, 2010 - Teodor Baconschi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania attended the “Brussels Forum” international conference, organized by German Marshall Fund US, in cooperation with the Government of Belgium and the EU Delegation in USA;

April 7-9, 2010 – Mr. Ümit Pamir (Turkey) and Bruno Racine (France), members of the Group of qualified experts for NATO’ s New Strategic Concept paid a visit to Romania ;

April 22-23, 2010 - Teodor Baconschi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania attended the Informal Meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers Tallinn, Estonia

http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/events_62586.htm

May 6-7, 2010 - Mr. Anders Fogh Rasmussen, NATO Secretary General paid an official visit to Romania. It was the first official visit of Mr. Rassmusen to Romania;

June 10-11, 2010 - Meeting of NATO Defence Ministers, NATO HQ, Brussels, http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/events_64075.htm