NATO Summit 2025

*Hopeful music plays* 

An animation counts down from the year 2024 to the year 1949.
We see the Departmental Auditorium in Washington D.C. on the day the NATO treaty was signed. 

On-screen text: Founding of NATO. 

Mr. Truman – Former President of the United States: 
If there is anything certain today, if there is anything inevitable in the future, it is the will of the people of the world for freedom and for peace.

The animated timer changes back to a future date and the music changes. 

On-screen text: June 24 to 26 2025. 
NATO summit in the Netherlands. 

Scale: 45 heads of state. 
45 ministers of Foreign Affairs. 
45 ministers of Defense.
6,000 delegates.

We see footage of The Hague. 

On-screen text: The Hague. 
World Forum. 

We see footage of dignitaries arriving and international press reporting. 

On-screen text: June 24 to 26 2025. 
The Hague. 

*Music ends* 

Logo of the Government of the Netherlands appears on screen. 
Logo of NATO appears on screen. 

On-screen text: The Hague.
June 24 to 26 2025.