If a media representative has not been accredited with the Security Service of Ukraine or was accredited over 6 months ago, he/she needs to send an email to [email protected], attach the scanned copy of the journalist’s national passport, journalist’s press card and the attestation from the media authorizing the media representative to go to the ATO zone.
If a media representative was accredited with the Security Service of Ukraine over the last 6 months, he/she needs to call the Press Department of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine at +38 063 447 15 57 to confirm the accreditation and arrange the convenient date and time to get the accreditation card. The Department renders services to English-speaking journalists as well.
To receive the card in the ATO zone
After the accreditation has been confirmed the next day after all the requested documents (see Step 1) have been submitted a media representative can receive the card by addressing the ATO press center in Kramatorsk at: +380986713040, [email protected]
Receive the card at the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine in Kyiv, 6 Povitroflotsky Prospect.
Contact details of the Press Department of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine: +380634471557, [email protected]
Notify the ATO press officer (renders services to English-speaking journalists as well) by phone by 18.00 the day before: +38 098 671 30 40 to get quicker access to the military facilities.