Baku European Games Operating Committee has today announced number of journalists accredited to cover the Baku 2015, SIA informs.
According to Committee, Over 630 local journalists and 800 foreign media representatives have been accredited.
Committee also added that the registration process ended on April 3. The media representatives from 50 countries, including Russia, Turkey, Great Britain, France and Germany have been registered.
Some 500 journalists and 250 photographers will cover the opening and closing ceremonies of the European Games.
The media representatives will be able to receive the accreditation cards from May 29. But the local media representatives will be able to get them in the accreditation center, to be opened in the coming days.
A special notification will be sent for the foreign media representatives to be able to obtain a visa upon arrival in Azerbaijan and to get to work. The foreign journalists will be able to obtain the accreditation cards in a special section at the airport.