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

Friday, July 13, 2018

Germany Will Make Sovereign Decision on Military Spending, Maas Says

Germany Will Make Sovereign Decision on Military Spending
Germany’s foreign minister rejected suggestions that Berlin could be browbeaten by US President Donald Trump into hiking military spending, saying that his country would make its own “sovereign” decisions.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Colombia becomes NATO's first LatAm global partner

Colombia becomes NATO's first LatAm global partner
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday made official, together with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, his country's cooperation agreement as a "global partner" of the alliance, thus becoming the first Latin American nation to attain that "status."

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Turkey Threatens to Deny US Access to Incirlik Base

Incirlik Base
 Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu warned that Ankara may close Incirlik air base for Washington.
"There are no reasons why the US will not supply F-35s to us. We do not want to spoil relations with our US ally," Cavusoglu said, as quoted by the NTV broadcaster.

Friday, May 25, 2018

Afghanistan: Foreign Forces Conduct Airstrike in Faizabad City

Badakhshan province North-east of Afghanistan
Some residents of Badakhshan province North-east of Afghanistan claimed US forces have conducted an airstrike in Faizabad city, the center of the province, adding that the bomb landed close to civilian houses, police headquarters and governor’s office.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Combat Training Center Opens in Georgia as Part of Joint Program with US

Combat Training Center Opens in Georgia
A combat training center opened in the Tbilisi neighborhood of Vaziani as part of the joint cooperation program with the United States called the Georgia Defense Readiness Program (GDRP), country's Defense Minister Levan Izoria said.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Russia's S-400 Supplies to Turkey Will Not Be Affected by Sanctions

Russia's S-400 Supplies to Turkey Will Not Be Affected by Sanctions
The US House of Representatives has proposed a bill which threatens to halt foreign arms sales to Turkey over Ankara's planned purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile systems.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

US Threatens Turkey with Sanctions in Case of Russian S-400 Purchase: Reports

Russian S-400
The United States has urged Turkey to abandon the purchase of the S-400 anti-aircraft missile system from Russia, warning Ankara of the consequences of its decision, Haberturk reported citing a source in Washington.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Russia Can React Swiftly to US Nuclear Arms' Deployment in Eeastern Europe

baltic sea
First Deputy Chairman of the Russian upper house's Committee on Defense and Security Frants Klintsevich said on Saturday, Russia is capable of reacting swiftly to the possible deployment of nuclear weapons at the US and NATO bases in Eastern Europe and the Baltics in line with the recently issued US Nuclear Posture Review.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Turkey has right to 'defend self' amid Syria "campaign"/invasion: NATO chief


NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that member state Turkey had a right to act in self-defense as Ankara presses a military "operation" against Kurdish-held positions in northern Syria.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Gorbachev WAS promised NATO would not expand east : declassified docs

Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev
In 1990, Western politicians repeatedly assured Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev that NATO wouldn’t expand east of Germany’s borders, but broke that promise less than a decade later, say insider archives from both sides of negotiations following the dismantling of the Berlin Wall.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Milliardenschwerer Deal: USA verkaufen Patriot-Raketen-Komplexe an Polen

USA verkaufen Patriot-Raketen-Komplexe an Polen
Die US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) hat angekündigt, Raketenabwehrkomplexe des Typs „Patriot“ im Gesamtwert von 10,5 Milliarden US-Dollar (zirka 8,8 Milliarden Euro) an Warschau verkaufen zu wollen.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Turkish main opposition urges strong response to NATO

Turkish main opposition urges strong response to NATO
The main opposition party has urged the government to give a strong response to NATO for using the name of Turkey’s president and a picture of Turkish Republic’s founder on its “enemy chart” during a drill.

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