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Pelosi Invites NATO Secretary General to Address Joint Meeting of Congress

March 11, 2019

Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi sent the following letter on behalf of the bipartisan Congressional leadership today to NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg inviting him to address a Joint Meeting of Congress.

In the letter, the Speaker wrote, “During this critical time for the United States, NATO and the European Union, the U.S. Congress and the American people look forward to your message of friendship and partnership, as we work together to strengthen our critical alliance and advance a future of peace around the world.”

Below is the text of the letter to the Secretary General:

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March 11, 2019

His Excellency Jens Stoltenberg

Secretary General

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Boulevard Leopold III

B-1110 Brussels

Belgium

Dear Mr. Secretary General,

It is my honor as Speaker, on behalf of the bipartisan leadership of the House of Representatives and the Senate, to extend to you an invitation to address a Joint Meeting of the two houses of Congress, assembled in the Chamber of the House of Representatives at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.

During this critical time for the United States, NATO and the European Union, the U.S. Congress and the American people look forward to your message of friendship and partnership, as we work together to strengthen our critical alliance and advance a future of peace around the world.

best regards,

NANCY PELOSI

Speaker of the House