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Source: Republic of France in French The French Republic has issued the following statement:

The Ministry of the Armed Forces is organizing a press point on Friday, October 16 at 9:30 a.m. in Balard, to present the agendas of Florence Parly, Minister of the Armed Forces, and Geneviève Darrieussecq, Minister Delegate to the Minister of the Armed Forces, as well as news from the ministry.
Colonel Frédéric Barbry, spokesperson for the army staff, will also provide an update on current operations.

1 / Sanitary measures

In view of the sanitary measures in force, controls will be reinforced.

ID card required when entering the ministry;
hydro-alcoholic gel given at the entrance to the Koenig room;
wearing a mask is compulsory in the room;
occupancy of one in three seats in the room;
handing out a glove to ask questions on the microphone.

2 / Accreditations

Journalists wishing to attend the press briefing are kindly requested to obtain accreditation from the following contact: before Thursday 15 October 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Location: Koenig room – Balard communication center

Entrance: meeting at 9:15 am, rue du Général Alain de Boissieu, 75015 PARIS

The doors will be open from 9.15 a.m. to 9.45 a.m.

Please note: the number of places will be limited due to the recommendations and health measures put in place to deal with the coronavirus epidemic. Wearing a mask is compulsory.

The press point can be followed by audio conference, subject to prior accreditation from




Media contact:


Media center of the Ministry of the Armed Forces

09 88 67 33 33

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

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