NATO Allies Decided To Increase Strength Of Their Rapid Reaction Forcer Nearly To 300,000 Troops


BRUSSELS (June 27, 2022) — NATO allies will decide at a summit this week to increase the strength of their rapid reaction force nearly eightfold to 300,000 troops as part of their response to an “era of strategic competition,” the military alliance’s secretary-general said Monday. The NATO response force (NRF)…

NATO Secretary-General, Finland And Sweden Would Be Embraced With Open Arms, Could Become Members Quickly


BRUSSELS (April 29, 2022) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that Finland and Sweden would be embraced with open arms should they decide to join the 30-nation military organization and could become members quite quickly. Stoltenberg’s remarks came as public support in Finland and Sweden for NATO membership mounts…

Ukrainian Officials Rejected Demands By Russian Forces To Lay Down Their Arms In City Of Mariupol


UKRAINE (April 17, 2022)---Ukrainian officials have rejected demands by Russian forces that defenders of the city of Mariupol should lay down their arms. Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said in an interview with ABC that Ukrainian forces still in the city would "fight to the end". Troops of the Azov Battalion are…

The Ministry For Europe And Foreign Affairs Meeting In Brussels: Focus EU, NATO, And New Sanctions Against Russia


NATO  (April 6, 2022)– Participation of the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs in the Foreign Ministers Meeting in Brussels on  April 6-7, 2022. The Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs will attend the meeting of NATO foreign ministers on April 6 and 7 in Brussels. This meeting will offer…

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg previewing the extraordinary Summit of NATO Heads of State and Government


EUROPE (March 23, 2022)---NATO  Heads of State and Government will meet in Brussels Thursday, include Ukraine's President Volodymyr  Zelenskyy who will address the leaders during the meeting.  NATO's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg previewed the Summit Wednesday: The first step is the deployment of four new NATO battlegroups. In Bulgaria, Hungary,…