Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker and Counterterrorism Coordinator Ambassador Nathan A. Sales will brief the media at 3:00 p.m. TODAY, February 26, 2020 in the Press Briefing Room at the Department of State.

This event is open press coverage.  Journalists who plan to cover this event in person must be seated in the Press Briefing Room by 2:45 p.m.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) a U.S. Government-issued photo media credential (e.g., Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center), or (2) an official photo identification card issued by their news organization, or (3) a letter from their employer on official letterhead verifying their current employment as a journalist.  Additionally, they must present an official government photo identification card (i.e., U.S. driver’s license or passport).

The event will be streamed live on www.state.gov.

For further information, please contact the Office of Press Relations at (202) 647-2492 or PAPressDuty@state.gov.

 

U.S. Department of State

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