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President Trump will travel to Brussels for May NATO meeting.

The meeting, with other NATO heads of state, will be his first foreign trip since taking office in January

- CBS NEWS - US

Which Will It Be for Montenegro: Toward West or Russia?.

Aspiring NATO member Montenegro is hardly a formidable military force. Its army has just 2,000 members, its four military jets are up for sale and its two operational warships hardly ever leave their home port. Nonetheless, Montenegro is in the middle of a row between the West and Moscow over influence in the Balkans. The ...

- Voice of America - US

NATO Secretary General Seeks New Date for NATO Talks.

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg agreed with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday to look for a date that would allow all NATO allies to attend a meeting of foreign ministers. Tillerson had initially decided to skip talks set for April 5-6 in Brussels, unsettling European allies who have questioned ...

- Voice of America - US

NATO says it will reschedule meeting so Tillerson can attend.

The head of NATO said Wednesday he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend.

- Stars and Stripes - US

NATO will reschedule Brussels meeting so Tillerson can attend.

The head of NATO said Wednesday he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend. U.S. officials said this week that Tillerson was planning to skip next month's meeting in Brussels. Shortly after, he plans to visit Moscow. The decisions ...

- The Japan Times - JP

NATO Secretary General says looking for date for minister talks | Reuters.

By Yara Bayoumy | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg agreed with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday to look for a date that would allow all NATO allies to attend a meeting of foreign ministers.Tillerson had initially decided to skip talks set for April 5-6 in Brussels, unsettling ...

- Firstpost - IN

NATO Secretary General says looking for date for minister talks.

WASHINGTON - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg agreed with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday to look for a date that would allow all NATO allies to attend a meeting of foreign ministers.

- Reuters - US

NATO says it will reschedule meeting so Tillerson can attend.

WASHINGTON " The head of NATO said Wednesday he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend.U.S. officials said this week that Tillerson...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

NATO Says It Will Reschedule Meeting So Tillerson Can Attend.

WASHINGTON — The head of NATO said Wednesday he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend.

- TPM News - US

NATO Chief: Foreign Ministers' Meeting Can Be Rescheduled For Tillerson To Attend.

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says he is "absolutely certain' a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend.

- Radio Free Europe - US

NATO Secretary General says looking for date for NATO talks.

WASHINGTON - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg agreed with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday to look for a date that would allow all NATO allies to attend a ministerial meeting.

- Reuters - US

Trump to attend NATO meeting in May, White House says

The U.S. president has been critical of the security alliance but his presence in Brussels could help reassure European allies.

- Washington Post - US

'What in the hell are we doing': Biden questions Trump campaign's 'romance' with Putin

REUTERS/Brian SnyderFormer Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday he's concerned about an apparent "romance" between the Trump administration and Russian President Vladimir Putin. While declining to comment on an FBI probe of possible links between Russia and associates of President Donald Trump, Biden said "the whole ...

- Business Insider - US

President Donald Trump to Attend Brussels NATO Summit

The White House announced Tuesday that President Donald Trump would personally attend a NATO summit in April.

- Breitbart - US

U.S. says Tillerson could attend rescheduled NATO meeting – media

The United States has left open the possibility that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson could attend a NATO foreign ministers meeting if it was rescheduled to another date, according to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty .

- UNIAN - UA

Rada calls on U.S. Congress to make Ukraine Major Non-NATO Ally

Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada has urged the United States Congress to conclude a mutual defense treaty with Ukraine and grant the country Major Non-NATO Ally status, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

- UNIAN - UA

Trump to reaffirm NATO 'commitment' at May summit

The White House confirmed Tuesday that President Donald Trump will join fellow NATO leaders for a key May summit in Brussels, as the US administration seeks to quash questions about Trump's support for the alliance.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Trump to travel to Brussels for NATO summit in May

Trump's trip to Brussels would be his first overseas visit after he was sworn-in.

- Rediff.com - IN

Critical infrastructure: Off the web, out of danger?

The debate over the chances of a catastrophic cyber attack taking down a major part of the nation’s critical infrastructure has been ongoing for a generation.But it hasn’t been settled – in some ways it is more intense now than ever.On one side are those, including high government officials, who warn of a ...

- Network World - US

Rex Tillerson to skip NATO foreign ministers meeting in April

He will instead travel to a G7 meeting in Italy later this spring, U.S. officials said

- CBS NEWS - US

Voice of America: Lithuania boosts NATO’s Baltics border defenses with eye on Russia

RUKLA, LITHUANIA - A German-led NATO battle group of tanks, armored vehicles, and troops, including Lithuanians, engaged “enemy attackers” mid-March on a field outside a military base in Rukla, Lithuania. The post Voice of America: Lithuania boosts NATO’s Baltics border defenses with eye on Russia appeared ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

AP top stories for March 22

Here's the latest for Wednesday, March 22nd: South Korea says North Korea launched failed missile; Trump plans trip to NATO conference; Oklahoma wildfire mostly contained; Gong Show host Chuck Barris dead.         

- USA TODAY - US

Trump will attend NATO summit in May

President Donald Trump will go to Brussels in May to attend a NATO summit, the White House said Tuesday. The announcement comes in the midst of criticism that the Trump administration is facing, after a report revealed that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will not be attending the NATO meeting next...

- The Raw Story - US

Serbian Architects Urge Conservation of Bombed Defence HQ

Serbia's Academy of Architecture said the government should not demolish part of the NATO-bombed Yugoslav Defence Ministry building in Belgrade because it is listed as a protected cultural monument.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Tillerson Boosts Montenegro's NATO Membership Hopes

Montenegro's government is confident that NATO is closer to admitting it after Rex Tillerson urged US senators to approve the membership treaty without further delay.

- Balkan Insight - UK

NATO, Nordic and Baltic air force commanders meeting in Lithuania to discuss security - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS - NATO's Allied Air Command commander is to meet with commanders of the Air Forces of the Nordic and Baltic countries and P......

- The Baltic Times - US

Hoopla over Tillerson, Trump NATO trips reinforce concerns over U.S.-Russia ties

With Russia-tinged investigations swirling around his administration, President Donald Trump has yet to fulfill a campaign pledge of closer cooperation with Moscow. A planned trip by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Russia could test if detente proves anything more than talk. In a move alarming U.S. allies, Tillerson ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Trump will reaffirm his commitment to NATO at a key May summit

© AFP JIM WATSONWashington - The White House confirmed that President Donald Trump will join fellow NATO leaders for a key May summit in Brussels, as the US administration seeks to quash questions about Trump's support for the alliance. The Trump administration has been scrambling to reaffirm its commitment to Washington's ...

- Business Insider - US

Montenegro at crossroads: toward the West, or back to Russia?

Aspiring NATO member Montenegro is hardly a formidable military force — the tiny country's four military jets are up for sale and its two operational warships hardly ever leave their home port.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Trump to travel to Brussels on 25 May for Nato summit

US president Donald Trump will travel to Brussels on 25 May to attend the summit of Nato member countries' leaders, the White House spokesperson said. The announcement comes as US secretary of state Rex Tillerson skips the Nato foreign ministers meeting in April, a move that some allies saw as a snub for the military ...

- EU Observer - EU

Trump To Reaffirm 'Strong Commitment' At NATO Summit In May

U.S. President Donald Trump plans to attend a NATO summit on May 25 in Brussels.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Trump to attend NATO leaders meeting in May

, Mar. 22 : The White House has confirmed that President Donald Trump will attend a NATO leaders' summit scheduled for May."The President looks forward to meeting with his NATO counterparts to reaffirm our strong commitment to NATO, and to discuss issues critical to the alliance, especially allied responsibility-sharing and ...

- Sify - IN

Trump's first foreign trip will be to Brussels for NATO meeting in May, White House says

The White House has announced what is expected to be President Donald Trump's first foreign trip. Press Secretary Sean Spicer says the president will travel to Brussels, Belgium, on May 25 for a meeting with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization heads of state. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

AP Top Stories March 22 A

Here's the latest for Wednesday, March 22nd: South Korea says North Korea launched failed missile; Trump plans trip to NATO conference; Oklahoma wildfire mostly contained; Gong Show host Chuck Barris dead.         

- USA TODAY - US

Rada calls on US to grant Ukraine basic ally status beyond NATO

The Verkhovna Rada has appealed to the U.S. Congress regarding security guarantees for Ukraine. Some 232 people's deputies supported the corresponding resolution on the appeal to the Congress at the plenary session of the Ukrainian parliament on March 22, an Interfax-Ukraine correspondent reports. “In accordance with ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

Tillerson plan to skip NATO meet but visit Russia puts allies on edge

The State Department scrambled Tuesday to suggest new dates for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to attend a meeting of NATO foreign ministers after his plan to skip the annual gathering -- but travel to Russia -- came to light.

- CNN Top Stories - US

Montenegro at crossroads: toward the West, or back to Russia

Aspiring NATO member Montenegro is hardly a formidable military force — the tiny country's four military jets are up for sale and its two operational warships hardly ever leave their home port.

- FOX News - US

Montenegro at crossroads: toward the West, or back to Russia

BAR, Montenegro — Aspiring NATO member Montenegro is hardly a formidable military force — the tiny country's four military jets are up for sale and its two operational warships hardly ever leave their home port.

- Billings Gazette - US

Lithuania Boosts NATO’s Baltics Border Defenses With Eye on Russia

A German-led NATO battle group of tanks, armored vehicles, and troops, including Lithuanians, engaged “enemy attackers” mid-March on a field outside a military base in Rukla, Lithuania.   The NATO group fired flares, smoke canisters, and blanks for what a press officer said was the first demonstration of ...

- Voice of America - US

NATO Secretary General On Trump's Relationship With The Coalition

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is in Washington, D.C. for a meeting of the coalition fighting ISIS. David Greene speaks with him about NATO defense spending and Trump's commitment to NATO.

- NPR - US

Turkey halts referendum campaign rallies in Germany following diplomatic row

Turkish officials are calling a halt to their campaign rallies in Germany, organizers have said. It comes after a key ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel said they were not welcome in the country. The announcement from the Union of European Turkish Democrats highlighted the spiralling tensions between the NATO allies, ahead of ...

- Albawaba - UK

Tillerson Urges U.S. Senate To Approve Montenegro's NATO Bid

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has written to the leaders of the U.S. Senate urging them to approve Montenegro's bid to join NATO, saying it is "strongly in the interest of the United States," media reported.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Tillerson offers new dates for NATO meeting

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has offered to reschedule talks with his NATO allies after snubbing April's meeting. His decision to prioritize a meeting with China was described as "unprecedented."

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Trump to visit 'hellhole' Brussels on 25 May

US President Donald Trump, who last January called the Belgian capital a hellhole', will attend a summit of leaders of NATO nations on 25 May in Brussels, the White House said yesterday .

- EurActive - UK

Mattis, Stoltenberg discusses Afghan mission

By Lalit K Jha on 22 March 2017 WASHINGTON : US Defense Secretary James Mattis on Tuesday discussed with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg the current situation in...

- Pajhwok - AF

Montenegro at crossroads: toward the West, or back to Russia

BAR, Montenegro " Aspiring NATO member Montenegro is hardly a formidable military force " the tiny country's four military jets are up for sale and its two operational warships hardly ever leave their home port.With its 2,000-strong...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Lockheed praises Trump over 'more affordable' jets

Chief executive points to $100bn opportunity for sector from increased Nato spending

- Financial Times - US

Trump to attend NATO summit in May

The White House has confirmed that US President Donald Trump will take part in a summit of NATO leaders in Brussels on 25 May, the first since his election victory last year.

- RTE - IE

Trump to reaffirm NATO 'commitment' at May summit

WASHINGTON, Mar 22 - The White House confirmed that President Donald Trump will join fellow NATO leaders for a key May summit in Brussels, as the US administration seeks to quash questions about Trump's support for the alliance. The Trump administration has been scrambling to reaffirm its commitment to Washington's military ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Trump to reaffirm NATO 'commitment' at May summit

FRANCE, Mar 22 - Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has won over voters in many parts of France, and on the southern Rivera coast there is little doubt in many minds that she can become president in May. The 48-year-old daughter of the National Front's pugnacious founder Jean-Marie Le Pen has surged to the

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

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