Press Conference by President Sassoli and UN Secretary-General António Guterres 


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EP President David Sassoli and UN Secretary-General António Guterres will hold a joint press conference at 11.50 today, Thursday, following Mr Guterres’ address to MEPs.

When: Today, Thursday 24 June - 11.50

Where: EP Press conference room and via Interactio

Ahead of the press conference, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will speak in the European Parliament’s hemicycle in Brussels at 11.30.

You can follow the press conference from Parliament’s Anna Politkovskaya press room or watch it live from 11.50 on Thursday via Parliament’s webstreaming and EbS+

Journalists wishing to actively participate remotely and ask questions, please connect via Interactio:

Interpretation will be provided into English, French, Italian and Portuguese.

Important notice: Following EP President Sassoli’s decision, and after advice from Parliament’s medical service, everyone wishing to enter Parliament’s premises must wear a medical type face mask. Entering Parliament wearing so-called ‘community masks’ or other masks made of textiles will not be allowed.

Information for the media - Use Interactio to ask questions

Interactio is only supported on iPad (with the Safari browser) and Mac/Windows (with the Google Chrome browser).

When connecting, enter your name and the media you are representing in the first name / last name fields.

For better sound quality, use headphones and a microphone. Interpretation is only possible for interventions with video.

Journalists who have never used Interactio before are asked to connect 30 minutes before the start of the press conference to perform a connection test. IT assistance can be provided if necessary.

For more details, check the connection guidelines and recommendations for remote speakers.