Showing posts with label NATO. Show all posts
Showing posts with label NATO. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Kremlin agrees with Trump that NATO is 'vestige of past'

The Kremlin agrees with US President-elect Donald Trump that NATO is a vestige of the past, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday.

Trump: NATO is obsolete, Merkel's refugee policy is catastrophe

US President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview with the German daily Bild that NATO is "obsolete" and accused Chancellor Angela Merkel of committing a "catastrophic mistake" with her refugee policy to allow some 890,000 refugees, many of them from Syria, into the country in 2015.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

NATO report clears U.S. in attack that killed 33 Afghan civilians

An investigation led by NATO commanders cleared U.S. soldiers of any wrongdoing in a firefight with the Taliban in Afghanistan in November that led to 33 civilian deaths.

Turkey's anti-terror fight protects Europe, NATO states

Minister for EU Affairs Omer Celik on Wednesday said Turkey’s fight against terrorism also protects the borders of Europe and NATO states.....etc

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Long-Term Occupation of Syria : Turkey 'Testing the Waters' by Hinting NATO Could Be Kicked Out of Incirlik

High-ranking Turkish officials have recently expressed their discontent with Washington failing to provide assistance to Ankara's "military operation" [?] in northern Syria, implying that NATO forces could even be asked to leave the Incirlik airbase.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Venezuela: Colombia-NATO link may pose as risk to LatAm peace

Venezuela on Monday warned that a possible accord between Colombia and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) could pose as a risk to peace in Latin America.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Nouvelles victimes parmi les civils suite à des frappes US en Afghanistan

Des frappes aériennes effectuées par les États-Unis et l’Afghanistan dans la province d’Orozgân ont coûté la vie à des civils. Un député de la chambre haute du parlement iranien l’a fait savoir dans une interview accordée à Sputnik.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

US accelerates troop deployment to Poland and Baltics

The United States has accelerated the deployment of troops to Poland, the Baltic states and Romania as part of raising security in the region, officials said.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

NATO nearing solution to continue Aegean migrant mission: UK general

Turkey will likely hand off responsibility for NATO's counter-migration mission in the Aegean Sea, averting tensions with Greece, when it takes command of a broader maritime mission in the region next year, a top British general said Wednesday.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Kaliningrad: New Russian missile deployment angers Nato

Nato has accused Russia of "aggressive military posturing" following reports that it has deployed anti-ship missiles in its westernmost Baltic region.

Ukraine expects 'positive' decision on EU visa exemption

Parliament Chairman Andriy Parubiy said Ukraine expects a "positive" decision from the European Parliament regarding visa exemptions.

Albania joins first-ever NATO mission in Aegean Sea

Albania joined its first-ever maritime mission with NATO as part of the international efforts to stop illegal trafficking and migration in the Aegean Sea, the Albanian Ministry of Defense announced Monday.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Some Turkish military at NATO have requested asylum, NATO chief says

Some members of the Turkish military who were posted to NATO have requested asylum, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Friday, who will raise the issue of human rights during a visit to Istanbul from Sunday.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Russian Foreign Ministry: NATO-Georgia joint drills pose serious threat to regional peace

New NATO-Georgian military drills pose a threat to the regional peace and stability, Russia’s foreign ministry said in a statement.

EU ministers agree on security, defense plan

The European Union (EU)'s foreign and defence ministers on Monday agreed on a new plan on security and defense, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said.

Monday, November 14, 2016

2% of GDP: NATO Chief: Going It Alone Not An Option for US or Europe

Going it alone on defense and security is not an option for either the United States or Europe, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in an article published on Sunday.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

2% of their GDP: NATO to Postpone Next Summit Until Summer Over Trump's US Election Victory

According to the Spiegel magazine, the summit will be postponed, because there are concerns that Trump could ignore the event if it is held soon after his inauguration in January.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Taliban claims explosion at NATO air base in Afghanistan

The Taliban claimed responsibility for an explosion at the NATO air base at Bagram north of the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday which officials said killed at least four people and wounded 14.

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