NATO Secretary General: Europe and North America must stand strong together


BRUSSELS (October 7, 2021)---National Security Advisers from across the Alliance met in Brussels on Thursday (07 October 2021) to review progress in key areas, including enhancing deterrence and defence, technological innovation and responding to climate change. ''Today’s meeting was a significant step towards the NATO Summit in Madrid next year,…

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III and Italian Minister of Defense Lorenzo Guerini Opening Remarks at Pentagon Meeting


VIRGINIA (September 3, 2021)---SECRETARY OF DEFENSE LLOYD J. AUSTIN III: Well, Minister Guerini, it's a pleasure to welcome you back to the Pentagon. I fully appreciate the fact that you were here about a year ago but it's great to see you again after the NATO Summit that we had…

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Landsbergis


CITY OF WASHINGTON (August 21, 2021) ---- Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis today.  Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Landsbergis reaffirmed the strength and breadth of the U.S.-Lithuanian bilateral relationship.  Secretary Blinken underscored ironclad U.S. solidarity with our NATO Ally and EU partner…

Biden At The NATO Summit To Consult European Allies To Counter Provocative Actions By China


BRUSSELS (June 14, 2021) — President Joe Biden made his entrance at the NATO summit aiming to consult European allies on efforts to counter provocative actions by China and Russia while highlighting the U.S. commitment to the 30-country alliance that was frequently maligned by predecessor Donald Trump. The summit Monday…

Human Rights: Colombian Human Rights Violations NATO’s Failure


COLoMBIA (April 6, 2021)----candlelights appear--representing death, as Colombian authorities appear incapable of containing the human rights violations taking place across the country – even in situations involving state security forces in more than two decades.  In  March  Colombia saw more murders of social activists and former combatants in the peace…