Announcement for media - Visit of the President of Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin

Dear colleagues,

Ahead of the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Republic of Serbia, scheduled to take place on 16 October 2014, you are asked to submit your accreditations by Sunday, 12 October at 6.00 p.m., containing information for all news staff, crews and other technical personnel recruited to cover the event. In view of the complexity of the whole visit you are advised to be prepared to engage and accredit a minimum of two crews (or two newsmen/photographic journalists working for the print media).

Please meet the set deadlines fully. Any accreditations received after the expiry of the period mentioned above will not be taken into account.

In addition, please follow to the letter the instructions given by the competent authorities during the event itself to ensure that the whole event goes as planned and that we all make an excellent job of it.

We shall let you know the exact timeline for the event and provide you with additional instructions as soon as they become available.

Instructions for local media

Accreditations to cover the event should be sent to the e-mail address of the President’s Press Office: akreditacije@predsednik.rs .

Accreditation should contain as follows:
- Full name;
- Position held within the desk or section;
- Identity card number; and
- Personal ID number for each crew member.

Instructions for foreign media crews

Representatives of foreign media, before being accredited at the Ministry of Defence, should have a permanent or temporary accreditation issued by the Ministry of Culture and Information of the Republic of Serbia.

Accreditation form is available on the following link:
http://www.kultura.gov.r/en/informisanje-i-mediji/akreditacija-stranih-n....

The Contact telephone number of the Office in charge of issuing permanent and temporary accreditation within the Ministry of Culture is +381 11 3345 415. The name of the contact person is Ms. Ana Skocic (ana.skocic@kultura.gov.rs).

After accreditation is made at the Ministry of Culture, it is necessary to send to the e-mail address of the President’s Press Office akreditacije@predsednik.rs the following information:
- Full name;
- Position held within the desk or section;
- Name of the news desk;
- Number of the permanent or temporary accreditation issued by the Ministry of Culture; and
- Expiry date of the accreditation.

Press Office of the President of the Republic