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

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

North Korea warns U.S., South Korea over extended nuclear deterrence

 North Korea accused the United States and South Korea of increasing the threat of nuclear war after the two sides agreed to strengthen the regular deployment of U.S. strategic assets to the peninsula.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

Turkish officers on NATO missions request European countries for asylum

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization on Friday confirmed that several high-ranking members of the Turkish military posted to the alliance's missions in Europe have requested political asylum from the countries in which they are stationed, such as Belgium and Germany.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

United States to protect Europe: Hungarian FM calls for reinforcement of European arm of NATO

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto on Thursday called for a reinforcement of the European arm of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and less reliance on the United States to protect Europe from trouble.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Lawmaker says Russia’s refusal to ratify ICC Rome Statute arises from its biased decisions

Russia’s decision to withdraw from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) arose from the fact that the ICC investigations concerning Russia have been politicized, First Deputy Chairman of Russia’s Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security Frants Klintsevich told reporters on Wednesday.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Obama says US president-elect Trump committed to NATO despite campaign rhetoric

US President Barack Obama said on Monday his successor Donald Trump, a frequent North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) critic on the presidential campaign trail, was committed to NATO.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

At least 5 dead, over 120 hurt in attack in attack on German consulate in Afghanistan

At least five people were killed and over 120 wounded after the German Consulate in Mazar-e-Sharif in northern Afghanistan, was targeted by a suicide truck bomb and subsequent attack by Taliban fighters, official sources confirmed to EFE Friday.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Dutch sub tried to approach Russian aircraft carrier in Mediterranean — Russian MoD

A Dutch submarine on Wednesday morning tried to approach the Russian aircraft carrier group in the Mediterranean and spy on it, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said on Wednesday.

EU defense chiefs discuss Mediterranean operation, EU-NATO cooperation

European chiefs of defense on Tuesday had an update on EU naval operation in the Mediterranean and EU-NATO cooperation at an EU military committee meeting.

Libya kaos: Leaks indicate US support for Libya's Haftar

Libyan media has obtained leaked audio recordings of what appears to be US pilots speaking with the control tower of an airbase controlled by Libyan renegade general Khalifa Haftar.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

30 Afghan civilians killed during US airstrikes, officials say

US airstrikes early Thursday killed at least 30 Afghan civilians, including women and children, in the volatile northern province of Kunduz, officials said, after a Taliban assault left two American soldiers dead.

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