Coming to the ceremonies and accreditation to French and foreign press
If you want to come to the ceremonies and commemorations of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy with a veteran, consider making yourself known to these organizations:
The Comité du Débarquement
Tel : +33(0)2.31.92.00.26
Tel : +33(0)22.214.171.124.26
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landings, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development states that accreditation process is open to French and foreign press.
It will be online from April 16th to May 26th included, using the form available on the website :
Journalists have to imperatively join a copy of their French business card or the card issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and as well as a ID photo (.jpg ).
Journalists from the foreign press not accredited with the Department of Foreign Affairs have to imperatively join a copy of their national press card and of their passport, as well as a ID photo (.jpg).
Applications for the technical personal and for the persons who don’t hold a press card must be accompanied by a letter from the editorial office responsible and a copy of their identity or residence card, as well as a ID photo(.jpg).
NOTE: This release does not constitute an official announcement. The information given above is purely technical in nature and is only intended to assist the work of journalists.