The ceremony for the depositing of the Treaty of Lisbon ratification instrument by the Czech Republic will take place at the foreign ministry in Rome on Friday 13 November 2009 at 16.45 in the presence of Minister for Foreign Affairs Franco Frattini and Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Jan Fische.
Signing for Italy will be Head of the Diplomatic Disputes Unit Paolo Guido Spinelli and for the Czech Republic Ambassador to Rome Vladimír Zavál.
A brief press conference is planned for the end of the ceremony.
Journalists and camera operators interested in covering the event are asked to apply for accreditation using the online system available in the “Journalists Area” of our website www.esteri.it to which all required documentation can be attached in digital format.
Accredited members of the press are kindly asked to report to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs –Via Macchia della Farnesina entrance – by 16.15.