Strasbourg, France - April 4, 2009 -- At the Summit in Strasbourg and Kehl, the 28 NATO Heads of State and Government agreed uninamously to appoint Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen of Denmark, left, as NATO's next Secretary General.  Mr Fogh Rasmussen will formally take up his duties on August 1, 2009, when the term of the current Secretary General, Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, right, expires after five and a half years at the helm of the Alliance.  NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer announces his successor, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark at the final press conference at Strasbourg..Mandatory Credit: NATO via CNP
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Strasbourg, France - April 4, 2009 -- At the Summit in Strasbourg and Kehl, the 28 NATO Heads of State and Government agreed uninamously to appoint Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen of Denmark, left, as NATO's next Secretary General. Mr Fogh Rasmussen will formally take up his duties on August 1, 2009, when the term of the current Secretary General, Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, right, expires after five and a half years at the helm of the Alliance. NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer announces his successor, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark at the final press conference at Strasbourg..Mandatory Credit: NATO via CNP

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Date: 4 Apr 2009
Location: Strasbourg France
Credit: NATO via CNP
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