The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The organization implements the North Atlantic Treaty that was signed on 4 April 1949. NATO constitutes a system of collective defence whereby its independent member states agree to mutual defence in response to an attack by any external party. NATO's Headquarters are located in Haren, Brussels, Belgium, while the headquarters of Allied Command Operations is near Mons, Belgium.
Interview: The Independent's Diplomatic Editor Kim Sengupta sat down with the President of Kosovo to discuss Brexit, the prospect of peace between Kosovo and Serbia, and the case for joining Nato. Independent - Published
A Russian court convicted a Norwegian man on Tuesday of gathering espionage about nuclear submarines and jailed him for 14 years, a verdict that could strain relations between Moscow and its.. Reuters - Published
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said NATO needs to adapt to confront threats from Russia's increased aggression, Chinese strategic competition and uncontrolled migration. Rough Cut (no..
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, the head of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization warned the US Congress of the threat posed by "a more assertive Russia," including a massive military..
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his pressure on NATO nations to pay more for their defense is leading to tens of billions of dollars more in contributions, but the allies may need to boost..
When asked what kind of security threat Russia poses to NATO, President Trump said on Tuesday during his White House meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg that he hopes Russia won't be a..
U.S. President Donald Trump, meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on Tuesday said that NATO members' cost-sharing burden was much improved, but he would like to see..
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is the first Greek leader to visit his northern neighbour since North Macedonia, previously known as Macedonia, declared independence in 1991. Rough Cut (no reporter..
The United States has halted delivery of equipment related to the stealthy F-35 fighter aircraft to Turkey, marking the first concrete U.S. step to block delivery of the jet to the NATO ally in light..
According to Reuters, the United States stopped delivering equipment for the F-35 to Turkey. The decision is related to Turkey's purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defense system. The US argued that..
Turkey's purchase of Russian air defense missile systems should not trigger U.S. sanctions because Ankara is not an adversary of Washington and remains committed to the NATO alliance, Defense Minister.. Reuters - Published