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NATO official warns EU force would be 'unwise' - 17 Nov 2018
Polish Army Major General Andrzej Reudowicz (left), commander of NATO's Joint Warfare Centre in Stavanger, Norway, accompanies UK Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, the chairman of the NATO Military Committee, on a visit to the JWC on May 4, 2018.

NATO To 'Integrate' Offensive Cyber By Members

Breaking Defense - 16 Nov 2018
WASHINGTON: While NATO won't conduct offensive cyber operations as an alliance, it will coordinate cyber attacks any of its member nations launch on their own as sovereign states, NATO officials say. It's a subtle distinction, but a fraught one, and ...
nato US wants to see Ukraine full-fledged NATO member

Kyiv Post - 17 Nov 2018
The United States of America wants to see Ukraine a full-fledged member of NATO. This was said in a joint statement of the Ukraine-U.S. Strategic Partnership Commission, published on the Ukrainian Embassy website. Read more here. Tags: NATO Ukraine ...

NATO arranges Russian experts' visit to Brussels for dialogue

TASS - 16 Nov 2018
BRUSSELS, November 16. /TASS/. A delegation of Russian independent experts held talks with NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller at the NATO headquarters in Brussels on Friday, Gottemoeller wrote on Twitter. A NATO official told TASS ...

Eight Allies join forces in Romania for Exercise SCORPIONS FURY 18

NATO HQ (press release) - 15 Nov 2018
The South-East Multinational Brigade is part of NATO's enhanced forward presence in the eastern part of the Alliance and the Black Sea region, as part of NATO's response to a more challenging security environment. It conducts training, exercises and ...

Dutch PM Rutte: NATO remains cornerstone of European defense

Reuters - 16 Nov 2018
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday rejected the idea of a European army, as raised in Germany and France. “The idea of a European Army goes way too far for the Netherlands,” he said after a cabinet meeting. “NATO is and ...

Russia 'deliberately disrupted GPS signals during Nato drill'

The Independent - 14 Nov 2018
Russia deliberately disrupted GPS location signals during a recent Nato military drill in the Arctic, Norway and Finland have claimed. The apparent jamming attack prompted a warning to civilian aircraft that their navigation equipment could be blinded.

Trump Gets NATO Backwards

The Atlantic - 15 Nov 2018
Returning from the World War I armistice commemoration in Paris, President Donald Trump reemphasized his view of America's European allies. “We pay for large portions of other countries' military protection,” he wrote on Twitter, and “it is time that ...

Norway says Russia jammed GPS signal during NATO drill

ABC News - 13 Nov 2018
The Norwegian Defense Ministry said Tuesday that Russian forces in the Arctic disturbed GPS location signals during a recent large NATO drill in Norway. The ministry said that Norway's Foreign Ministry earlier had raised the issue with Russian authorities.

Donald Trump's dream of an Arab Nato is a fantasy

Financial Times - 14 Nov 2018
Before his visit to Saudi Arabia in May last year, Donald Trump and his entourage talked portentously about creating an “Arab Nato” to counter the regional ambitions of Iran. What happened next takes more than a tweet to describe. Mr Trump was ...

State Department downplays European army: 'We support NATO'

Washington Examiner - 13 Nov 2018
European nations should bolster their military capabilities within the NATO alliance, the State Department said Tuesday in response to French and German calls for a continental army. “Whatever should be done should not take away from NATO's efforts,” ...

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