Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Embassy Announcement

Press Accreditation For Global Counterterrorism Forum, Istanbul, June 7, 2012 , 02.06.2012

GLOBAL COUNTERTERRORISM FORUM ISTANBUL 7 June, 2012

1. GENERAL INFORMATION

Global Counterterrorism Forum which has been considered as the most important international initiatives in its field, will be held on June 7th, 2012 in the Conrad Hotel, Istanbul.

ACCREDITATION PROCESS

Members of the press who wish to cover the meeting should apply for accreditation to the address below in person or via fax by Tuesday, June 5th at 4:00 p.m.

a) Members of the national press should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form (also available at www.byegm.gov.tr) and attach a copy of their press card. (Media members without this press card should apply with a letter of authorization from their media organization and a copy of their official ID cards.)

b) Resident members of the foreign press in Turkey should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form (also available at www.byegm.gov.tr) and attach a copy of their press card.

c) Members of the foreign press coming from abroad should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form (also available at www.byegm.gov.tr) and attach a copy of their local press card, a letter of authorization from their media organization, and a copy of their passport.

Basın Yayın ve Enformasyon Genel Müdürlüğü

(Directorate General of Press and Information)

Istanbul Office

Salı Pazarı Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. No. 23 Dursun Han K: 5 Beyoğlu-İSTANBUL
Tel: 0(212)512 58 72-512 20 13
Faks: 0(212)512 89 46
E-mail:
istanbul@byegm.gov.tr Incomplete applications or requests received after June 5 will not be processed.

2. PRESS DESK AND ACCREDITATION CARDS

Applicants can obtain their accreditation cards by presenting themselves in person and with a photo ID, from thepress desk to be set up in Conrad Hotel on Wednesday, June 6th between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.