Tag: NATO

June 24, 2022

NATO announced a restructuring that threatens to split the Alliance

Madrid summit to be overshadowed by allied strife US President Biden is flying to Europe on Saturday to attend the G7 and NATO summits. At the Madrid meeting of the leaders of the North Atlantic Alliance, it is planned not only to discuss the directions of further policy towards Russia and China, but also to announce the strategic restructuring of the bloc and its strengthening […]

June 24, 2022

Johnson called on the G7 and NATO to prevent a “bad peace” in Ukraine

Photo: pixabay.com The British Guardian newspaper reported that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on the leaders of the G7 countries and NATO to prevent “bad peace” in Ukraine, which implies territorial concessions from Kyiv. “Now is not the time to encourage Ukrainians to agree to a bad peace in which they will have to give up part of their country’s territory in exchange for […]

June 23, 2022

NATO to help Qatar secure World Cup

NATO has decided to help Qatar with security at the World Cup, which is scheduled to be held in this country from November 21 to December 18, 2022. This was reported on the website of the alliance. “As part of close cooperation between the State of Qatar and NATO, the North Atlantic Alliance will support the security of the World Cup,” the message says. Support […]

June 23, 2022

Biden aide announces new NATO statements on balance of power

They should be expected at the NATO summit. Stoltenberg admitted that Russia is recognized as a threat, not a partner “Biden's aide announces new NATO balance of power statements” /> At the NATO summit in Madrid on June 28-30, broader NATO statements on the balance of power are expected, said Special Assistant to the President of the United States, Sr. Director for Europe of the […]

June 22, 2022

US explains NATO’s fear of Iskanders

The most modern Russian platform for launching ballistic and cruise missiles The United States explained the fear of the North Atlantic Alliance of the Russian OTRK 9K720 Iskander. The Russian-made operational-tactical missile system is highly accurate, writes the 19FortyFive portal. Photo: Press Service of the Ministry of Defense According to observer Wesley Culp, the Iskander (the 9P78 launcher, capable of carrying two missiles for three […]

June 19, 2022

Erdogan to bring evidence of Swedish assistance to the PKK to NATO

Turkish President intends to present serial numbers and photographs of Swedish anti-tank grenade launchers captured in Syria and northern Iraq as evidence of support for members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, the Sabah newspaper writes Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the NATO summit in Madrid will show evidence of support from Sweden and Finland for members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party […]

June 16, 2022

Turkey rejects NATO mediation in talks with Finland and Sweden

Ankara demands specific proposals from Helsinki and Stockholm to counter the activists of the Kurdistan Workers' Party on the territory of these countries. Turkey blocks accession of two states to NATO Jens Stoltenberg Turkey rejected NATO's offer to hold trilateral talks with Sweden and Finland over the country's objections to their entry into the alliance, writes the Financial Times, citing three people familiar with it […]

June 16, 2022

Zelensky agreed to participate in the G7 and NATO summits

On the eve of the NATO summit, Zelensky was invited by the bloc's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. According to the Ukrainian president, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz invited him to the meeting of the G7 heads of state. Events will take place at the end of June Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has accepted invitations to participate in the G7 summits. (G7) and NATO, which will take […]

June 15, 2022

Poland’s prime minister says NATO has not done enough to protect Ukraine

Polish Prime Minister Morawiecki: NATO countries have not done enough to protect Ukraine According to Morawiecki, NATO countries need to increase arms supplies to Ukraine, as well as support Kyiv's ambitions on the path to joining the EU NATO countries have not done enough to protect Ukraine so far . This was stated by Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki after a meeting of the leaders […]

June 15, 2022

Deputy Fedorov told how Russia can exclude the Baltic countries from NATO

Photo: pixabay.com State Duma deputy Yevgeny Fedorov said in an interview with Sputnik Latvia that if Russia decides to withdraw recognition of Latvia's independence, Lithuania and Estonia, then NATO is likely to expel these countries from the North Atlantic alliance. According to him, Russia's decision to withdraw recognition of independence will create conditions that will force NATO to return to the 1997 borders. < p>“According […]

June 14, 2022

Stoltenberg was surprised by the position of Turkey on the membership of Finland and Sweden in NATO

The NATO Secretary General considered Turkey's fears about the entry of Finland and Sweden into the alliance legitimate. Negotiations with Turkey will continue in order to find “a common path forward”, he assured Jens Stoltenberg NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg had no reason to believe that Turkey would take a hard line when he promised Finland and Sweden to quickly join the alliance. He spoke […]

June 12, 2022

NATO rejects deadline to host Sweden and Finland at Madrid summit

Stoltenberg: NATO does not consider the Madrid summit as a deadline for hosting Finland and Sweden According to Stoltenberg, NATO does not see the summit as a deadline for hosting Finland and Sweden. He once again stressed that Turkey's concerns are legitimate Jens Stoltenberg and Sauli Niinistö NATO does not consider the Madrid summit from 28 to 30 June as a deadline for hosting Finland […]

June 12, 2022

Finland rules out NATO membership without Sweden

Both countries applied to join the alliance on May 18. Turkey opposes their membership. Russia said that NATO expansion in the region does not pose a “threat”, but retaliatory measures will be taken Jens Stoltenberg and Sauli Niinistö Finland will not join NATO without Sweden, Finnish President Sauli Niinistö said during a press conference with the General NATO Secretary Jens Stoltenberg, who arrived on a […]

June 10, 2022

NATO is afraid of getting Western military technology to the Russian Armed Forces

Photo: pixabay.com Defense news, citing its own sources, reported that the countries that transfer weapons to Ukraine are concerned the fact that secret technologies for its production may get to Russia. Therefore, representatives of European and Western countries carefully assess the possible risks before sending. According to the publication, the West fears that Moscow can get data on how a given weapon works, and how […]

June 9, 2022

Bloomberg learned about Germany’s plans to increase the number of NATO troops in Lithuania

The German military contingent in Lithuania as part of the NATO mission will expand to 1.5 thousand people, now it has about 1 thousand military personnel. Germany will also create a special battalion in Lithuania for rapid response, there is no infrastructure yet ” alt=”Bloomberg learned about Germany's plans to increase the number of NATO troops in Lithuania” /> Germany will send another 500 troops […]

June 8, 2022

Angela Merkel explained her reluctance to see Ukraine in NATO

Former German chancellor doesn't regret talking to President Putin Angela Merkel said she doesn't regret talking to Russian President Putin. At the same time, the former German chancellor claims that her opposition to Ukraine's membership in NATO helped this country. Merkel also partially blamed the West for the Ukrainian crisis. Photo: Global Look Press Former German Prime Minister Angela Merkel said she did not regret […]

June 8, 2022

NATO refuses to guarantee non-deployment of nuclear weapons in Finland

NATO Assistant Secretary General Camille Grand said that each member country decides for itself whether to deploy nuclear weapons on its territory. Prime Minister of Finland Sanna Marin said earlier that this issue is not on the agenda ” alt=”NATO refused to guarantee non-deployment of nuclear weapons in Finland” /> NATO Assistant Secretary General for Defense Investment Camille Grand said in an interview with RTS […]

June 5, 2022

NATO exercises with 45 ships to take place in the Baltic Sea

Exercise Baltops 2022 will be held from 5 to 17 June, and will be attended by 14 NATO countries and partner countries Sweden and Finland, which applied to join the alliance in May In the Baltic Sea from 5 to 17 June will be the annual NATO military exercises Baltops 2022, according to the website of the alliance. They are dedicated to the 500th anniversary […]

June 5, 2022

Turkey urged Sweden and Finland not to waste time negotiating with NATO

Now Turkey, Sweden and Finland have nothing to talk about, first they must satisfy the expectations of the Turkish authorities, the presidential adviser said. Turkey seeks both countries to extradite PKK members to it =”Turkey urged Sweden and Finland not to waste time negotiating with NATO” /> Sweden and Finland should not waste time negotiating with NATO about membership in the alliance, since Turkey's requirements […]

June 2, 2022

Russia will be called the main threat in the new strategic concept of NATO

The new concept of the North Atlantic Alliance should be adopted at the summit in Madrid, which will be held from 28 to 30 June. According to the US representative to NATO, Russia will be called the main threat, and China will take a “more prominent place” Russia will be called the main threat in the new strategic concept of NATO, which is planned to […]

May 31, 2022

Turkey cancels a number of NATO military exercises in the Black Sea

According to the head of the Turkish Foreign Ministry, the previously planned NATO exercises in the Black Sea were canceled in accordance with the Montreux Convention, which during military operations in the region restricts the entry of military vessels into the water area Frigate “Yldirim” Turkish Navy in the port of Odessa, archive photo Turkey has canceled and postponed a number of NATO military exercises […]

May 29, 2022

Erdogan was dissatisfied with the negotiations with Finland and Sweden on NATO

The negotiations of the Finnish and Swedish delegations with the Turkish authorities were not at the expected level, Erdogan said. According to him, as long as he is president, Ankara will not approve the entry into NATO of countries that “support terrorism” Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that he was not satisfied with the outcome of negotiations with representatives of the […]

May 26, 2022

Macron called on Erdogan to respect the decision of Sweden and Finland to join NATO

The decision to join NATO is the “sovereign choice” of Sweden and Finland, Macron said during a conversation with Erdogan. He expressed hope that an agreement would be found and Turkey would lift its veto soon .jpg” alt=”Macron urged Erdogan to respect the decision of Sweden and Finland to join NATO” /> Emmanuel Macron It is necessary to “respect the sovereign choice” Sweden and Finland […]

May 26, 2022

Turkey called NATO expansion impossible without fulfilling its requirements

The process of Sweden and Finland joining NATO will not move forward until Turkey's concerns are satisfied, Kalın said. Earlier, Ankara demanded that the two countries conclude a written agreement Turkey called it impossible to expand NATO without fulfilling its requirements” /> Turkish and Finnish delegations during the talks Without satisfying Turkey's fears, there can be no talk of any progress in the process of […]

May 24, 2022

Turkey called on Finland and Sweden to give guarantees before joining NATO

According to the head of the Turkish Foreign Ministry, Ankara will host the delegations of Sweden and Finland, where they will demand written guarantees from them not to support “terrorists from the Kurdistan Workers' Party” and the lifting of defense sanctions Mevlut Cavusoglu Turkey needs to obtain written guarantees from Finland and Sweden not to support terrorists before agreeing to their entry into NATO. This […]

May 24, 2022

Biden made Colombia one of the main US allies outside NATO

The status gives the recipient the opportunity to acquire various types of weapons and participate in joint defense activities and gives other privileges. However, he does not oblige the United States to provide security guarantees to an ally. Joe Biden U.S. President Joe Biden signed a resolution granting Colombia the status of a major ally of a state outside of NATO, the White House press […]

May 22, 2022

The Foreign Ministry saw the risk of turning the Arctic into a “theater of war” because of NATO

The Arctic may become an international theater of war due to the increased military presence of different states, the Foreign Ministry warns. The Ministry believes that the aspiration of Sweden and Finland to join NATO worsens the situation u003d “The Foreign Ministry saw the risk of turning the Arctic into a” theater of war “because of NATO” /> The desire of Finland and Sweden to […]