NATO Secretary-General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer was expected for a one-day official visit in Bucharest on Friday, the Romanian Foreign Ministry said Thursday.
Scheffer intended to meet government representatives in preparation of a NATO summit taking place in Bucharest from April 2 to 4. The focus of the talks would be on organizational issues, the Foreign Ministry said.
The NATO head was to meet Romanian President Traian Basescu, Prime Minister Calin Popescu Tariceanu and Defence Minister Teodor Melescanu, it was said.
Scheffer is also planning to give a talk to students at Bucharest University Library. ( Dpa )