NATO in the News


NATO in the News

  • Lithuania receives first LNG from the United States 21 Aug 2017 13:36 The Times of India By Andrius Sytas KLAIPEDA, Lithuania, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Lithuania received its first spot shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States on Monday, the result of a deal aimed at reducing dependence on Russia and consolidating relations …
  • AMERICAN SYSTEMS Awarded $36.1 Million U.S. Navy Task Order for Technical and Forensic Analysis of IEDs 21 Aug 2017 13:23 GlobeNewswire August 21, 2017 09:15 ET | Source: AMERICAN SYSTEMS Corporation CHANTILLY, Va., Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMERICAN SYSTEMS today announced it was awarded a task order to support U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Explosive Ordnance …
  • EU must boost defence cooperation 21 Aug 2017 13:18 TheParliament.com RAF Tornado fighter | Photo credit: Press Association The EU must be more strategic when thinking about military capabilities, writes Christian Moos. The EU was founded in order to maintain peace in a continent which had been shattered by two world wars …
  • Trump to allow 4,000 additional troops to Afghanistan 21 Aug 2017 13:15 PM News President Donald Trump President Donald Trump’s strategy for Afghanistan is expected to allow sending around 4,000 additional U.S. troops to the country, local media reported, citing officials. On Sunday, the White House released a statement saying that …
  • 'People's Voice Matters': Republika Srpska Doesn't Want to 'Lose Russia, Other Friends' to NATO 21 Aug 2017 13:14 Sputnik International Politics 15:20 21.08.2017(updated 15:31 21.08.2017) Get short URL Republika Srpska (RS), one of the constituting parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina, wants a referendum on the country joining NATO, RS President Milorad Dodik said in an exclusive interview …
  • New bases for preparation of Special Operations Forces to be created in Ukraine 21 Aug 2017 13:08 Interfax 2017-08-21T15:13+02:00 15:13 21.08.2017 President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has said that new bases for the preparation of the Special Operations Forces will be created in Ukraine. "Today, the Special Operations Forces are a symbol of our …
  • Boakai - Detractors 'Also Working in Government' 21 Aug 2017 13:07 Liberian Times By Gloria T. TambaIn reaction to his detractors, including opposition political parties and other Liberians, that he has had a long career in public service, Unity Party standard bearer and Vice President of Liberia, Ambassador Joseph Nyuma Boakai said …
  • Procession set for return of slain soldier's body to Columbus 21 Aug 2017 12:52 The Journal Gazette   COLUMBUS, Ind. – The public is being encouraged to line a procession route through the Indiana hometown of a soldier killed during a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan. Tuesday's procession from the Columbus Municipal Airport to a funeral home …
  • Jan Urban: I returned to Czechoslovakia a day before the 1968 invasion 21 Aug 2017 12:33 Radio Prague Jan Urban, photo: Dominik Jůn Jan, you have a particular story to tell when it comes to the events of August 21, 1968. You were just seventeen at the time... “Yes.” Your father was a communist functionary in the reform-era before the invasion. Like many …
  • Republika Srpska Doesn't Want to 'Lose Russia, Other Friends' to NATO 21 Aug 2017 12:29 RIA Novosti Politics 15:20 21.08.2017(updated 15:22 21.08.2017) Get short URL Republika Srpska wants a referendum on Bosnia and Herzegovina joining NATO, RS President Milorad Dodik said in an exclusive interview with Sputnik. Dodik pointed out that a referendum would …