NATO in the News


NATO in the News

  • Who's Contributing How Much To Financing NATO? 22 Feb 2017 09:33 MINA Breaking News While the U.S. outspends all NATO allies when it comes to overall defence spending in relation to her GDP, Statista's Dyfed Loesche notes - and US President Trump is very well aware of - the U.S. is also the prime direct financer of NATO. However, …
  • Armenia’s cooperation with NATO ‘not against strategic alliance with Russia’ 22 Feb 2017 09:03 Public Radio of Armenia Armenia’s defense minister told Sputnik that Yerevan’s cooperation with NATO does not threaten its relations with Russia. Armenia’s cooperation with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is not directed against its strategic alliance with Russia, …
  • Bulgaria's Radev: NATO Exercises in Black Sea No Threat To Tourism 22 Feb 2017 08:39 Novinite.com The planned military training exercises of NATO in the Black Sea agreed at the meeting in Warsaw in July 2016 have nothing to do with the idea of the so-called Black Sea fleet. These training exercises do not threaten “boats, yachts and tourism”, wrote on …
  • War In Europe? NATO Troops In Kosovo To Remain Till Necessary, Military Alliance’s Top Official Says 22 Feb 2017 08:02 International Business News NATO will keep its troops in Kosovo "for as long as it's necessary," a top official of the 28-nation military alliance said Tuesday during a visit to the country in southeastern Europe. This comes after NATO Secretary General Jens …
  • Pence tries to reverse damage after Trump’s NATO, EU comments 22 Feb 2017 05:24 Nation BRUSSELS: US Vice President Mike Pence sought to reassure nervous Europeans Monday of Donald Trump´s strong commitment to transatlantic ties as he met EU chiefs amid anti-Trump protests. Capping a European trip aimed at allaying EU fears the new US …
  • America should be grateful for its NATO partners 22 Feb 2017 00:56 The Washington Post February 21 at 6:56 PM The Feb. 19 editorial “A time for Europe to step up” noted that the United States is spending more on defense than most NATO members and implied that other countries need the United States more than the United States needs them. …
  • NATO general assures Kosovo troops will stay for as long as needed 22 Feb 2017 00:52 Japan Times PRISTINA – A senior NATO commander has assured Kosovo that the military alliance will maintain troops in the Balkan country “for as long as it’s necessary.” NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander for Europe, Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, met with local officials and …
  • General's Appointment To Muslim World’s NATO Highlights Struggle 21 Feb 2017 23:50 The Huffington Post Controversy and uncertainty over the possible appointment of a Pakistani general as commander of a 40-nation, Saudi-led, anti-Iranian military alliance dubbed the Muslim world’s NATO goes to the core of a struggle for Pakistan’s soul as the country reels …
  • EUCOM, NATO troops undertake exercise 'Austere Challenge' 21 Feb 2017 23:50 GlobalSecurity.org - Reliable Security Information By U.S. Army February 21, 2017 STUTTGART, Germany -- U.S. European Command brought together service members around the world for a computer-assisted global command-and-control exercise called Austere Challenge 2017, which focused on European security. …
  • Trump's envoy at UN issues stern warning to Russia, backs NATO 21 Feb 2017 23:36 Business Insider Nikki Haley, US Ambassador to the United Nations, speaks at a Security Council meeting on February 21, 2017 at the UN Headquarters in New York City © AFP KENA BETANCUR United Nations (United States) (AFP) - US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday said the …