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Afghan police inspect site of Nato helicopter air strike - video

The Guardian: Security forces inspect the site of an air strike in Ghazni, Afghanistan, on Saturday, following reports that a Nato helicopter opened fire in support of Afghan soldiers 'leaving two children dead'. Afghan forces had been patrolling when they came ...
Turkey — a unique member of NATO

- 4 days ago @ arabnews.com: Turkish soldier were part of the international forces dispatched to Afghanistan under the banner of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). Interestingly, unlike other members of the NATO coalition, Turkish soldiers were considered as guardians ...

NATO finishes AWACS commitment to Afghanistan

- 2 days ago @ flightglobal.com: NATO has completed a more than three-year commitment of Boeing E-3A airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft to Afghanistan, with two of the command and control assets having returned to Europe. Two E-3As landed at Geilenkirchen air ...

New Afghan government signs US troops deal

- 1 day ago @ bbc.com: Previous President Hamid Karzai had refused to sign the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the US, straining ties and raising security fears. Most Nato forces are to withdraw this year, leaving 9,800 US troops behind. The total number of troops in ...

Afghanistan, NATO sign agreement

- 1 day ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: The Afghanistan government and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Tuesday signed the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) here.

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NATO's new leader says Russia can still destabilize Ukraine

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The ceasefire in Ukraine offers an opportunity but Russia still has the power to destabilize the country, NATO's new Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday. "The ceasefire in Ukraine offers an opportunity but Russia maintains its ability to destabilize Ukraine. Russia remains in breach of international law," Stoltenberg told his first news conference as NATO ...

Jens Stoltenberg takes helm of NATO

JC Finley BRUSSELS, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Norway's former prime minister, Jens Stoltenberg, began his appointment Wednesday as NATO's new secretary general.

Former NATO chief opens strategic consultancy

HELSINKI (AP) — Ex-NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen is opening a consultancy in Denmark to give strategic advice to governments, organizations and corporations.

NATO gets a new chief_one Vladimir Putin has said he can do business with

At a time of daunting geopolitical crises, NATO is undergoing its own version of regime change, with the arrival of a new chief official who has the blessing, at least temporarily, of one of the West's biggest adversaries: Russian President Vladimir Putin.

NATO gets new chief_one Putin may approve of

BRUSSELS (AP) — At a time of daunting geopolitical crises, NATO is undergoing its own version of regime change, with the arrival of a new chief official who has the blessing, at least temporarily, of one of the West's biggest adversaries: Russian President Vladimir Putin.

U.S. sends 'Ironhorse' tanks to NATO's nervous Baltic front line

By Peter Apps and Aija Krutaine WASHINGTON/RIGA (Reuters) - U.S. troops and tanks will deploy across the three Baltic states and Poland in the next two weeks on a mission designed to deliver an unmistakeable message of NATO resolve to Moscow. The "Ironhorse" armored cavalry unit, with around 700 soldiers, some 20 M1A1 Abrams main battle tanks with Bradley and Stryker armored fighting vehicles ...

NATO, US Governed By Self-Interest, Not National Interest

Much geopolitical comment commits the mistake of believing that foreign affairs should be understood in terms of national interests. The crisis in Ukraine, for instance, can be viewed as being over gas pipelines or spheres of influence.

NATO Lost in Contradictions

The NATO summit that concluded recently highlighted the sad case of an alliance of countries whose leaders live in a strange world, where what they insist is “truth” contradicts all facts, leading them to make foolish decisions which they soon regret.

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NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen Bids Farewell

Military.com: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen bid farewell to NATO members and NATO staff as he prepares to step down Tuesday. At a ceremony in Brussels on Friday to mark the end of his five-year term, Fogh Rasmussen acknowledged the soldiers ...

Bloomberg: Ukraine can't afford NATO

Kyiv Post: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen (R) and Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko (C) during a working session on Ukraine on the first day of the NATO 2014 summit at the Celtic Manor Hotel in Newport, South Wales, on Sept. 4, 2014.

NATO welcomes signing of security agreements with Afghanistan

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Outgoing NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen Tuesday welcomed the signature of the Bilateral Security Agreement between the United Sta...

GERMANY UNABLE TO MEET NATO READINESS..

Germany Unable to Meet NATO Readiness Target

ABC News: Germany's military is unable to meet its medium-term readiness target should NATO call on its members to mobilize against an attack, officials said Monday. The revelation follows days of embarrassing reports about equipment failures that included ...

Germany unable to meet NATO readiness target

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's military is unable to meet its medium-term readiness target should NATO call on its members to mobilize against an attack, officials said Monday.

SECRETARY GENERAL OF NATO..

Exclusive: 'Putin's Russia has been my biggest regret, ' says Nato's outgoing

The Independent: The world is different from what it was when I became Secretary General of Nato five years ago. The challenges we face are greater and more complex than at any time since the end of the Cold War. They are driven by forces that defy our freedom and ...

Outgoing NATO chief: Russia considers us an adversary

USA TODAY: NEW YORK —. The retiring secretary general of NATO says he is leaving behind a more efficient fighting organization that will have to deal with an increasingly aggressive Russia. The Russians are promoting conflict in neighboring states in what looks ...

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New NATO Chief Stoltenberg Brings Russia Ties To Job

DefenseNews.com: OSLO, NORWAY — Norway's Jens Stoltenberg brings close Russia ties to his new job as NATO chief, equipping him with a potentially key asset as tensions with the Kremlin hover at post-Soviet highs. The former Norwegian prime minister — the first NATO ...

New NATO Chief Jens Stoltenberg Brings Russia Ties to Job

Norway's Jens Stoltenberg brings close Russia ties to his new job as NATO chief, equipping him with a potentially key asset as tensions with the Kremlin hover at post-Soviet highs.

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NATO shortfalls aren't just Germany's problem

Deutsche Welle: Retired Bundeswehr officers and defense experts have been swarming the German media voicing their indignation over last weekend's revelations in Der Spiegel that Germany would not be able to meet its NATO commitments because of hardware shortfalls.

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen: Military 'Too Poor' for Nato

After a series of embarrassing incidents, the German government has admitted its military is in such a poor state that Berlin is currently unable to meet its Nato commitments. Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said if a Nato member was to be ...

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Outgoing NATO Chief Says His Biggest Regret Was Russia

Business Insider: Anders Fogh Rasmussen NATO Francois Lenoir/ReutersNATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen addresses a news conference during a NATO foreign ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels. Reflecting on his five-year tenure as ...

Profile: Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg

Norway's master of surprises takes the helm

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