This Tuesday, President Barack Obama will land in Brussels National Airport onboard his plane Air Force One. He will be accompanied by a delegation of about 90O people staying at “The Hotel” bvd de Waterloo and Avenue Louise Steingenberger Hotel .
Here is the program that was established by the highest authorities of the country.
Upon his arrival, he will lay a wreath in honor of American soldiers fallen during WW1 in the presence of King Philip and Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo. After a night in Belgium he will go to a lunch at around 12.45 and join the headquarters of the council of the European union in presence of Herman van Rompuy and José Manuel Baroso .
Around 2 pm, he will meet the press and will meet with the Secretary General of NATO Anders Fagh RASMUSSEN .
A 17 h30 Wednesday , he will visit bozar for his speech about transatlantic relations and European security.
At the end of his speech Barack Obama will leave Belgium to go to Rome .
This special tour will result in a cost of 10 million euros , ie a spending 20 times higher than that of a European summit in Belgium