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NATO Deputy Secretary General to participate in the European Union Non-proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2017

The NATO Deputy Secretary General, The Honourable Rose E. Gottemoeller, will attend the plenary session on Perspectives on Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Challenges' at the Palais d'Egmont on Tuesday, 12 December 2017 where she will take part in a panel discussion.

NATO trains Iraqi medical officers in cooperation with Serbia

NATO continues to build Iraqi security forces capabilities. NATO partners are joining this important endeavour.

NATO and the European Union deepen cooperation on cyber defence

Senior officials from the European Union met their counterparts at NATO Headquarters today to take stock of current efforts and discuss new areas for cooperation on cyber defence.

NATO Deputy Secretary General inaugurates new NATO Liaison Office in Moldova

NATO Deputy Secretary General, Rose Gottemoeller, inaugurated the new NATO Liaison Office in Moldova today .

NATO Allies and partners help Albania cope with flood disaster

NATO Allies and partners began this week helping Albania cope with the most severe rainfalls ever recorded in the country. Albania requested assistance from the NATO's Euro Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre on 4 December, following the onset of heavy rainfalls in central and southern ...

NATO Deputy Secretary General discusses deterrence and dialogue at OSCE Ministerial Council

NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller outlined NATO's dual-track approach to security in a keynote address at the OSCE Ministerial Council in Vienna on Thursday . Participating in a discussion on global challenges, Ms. Gottemoeller stressed the importance of strong deterrence and dialogue ...

NATO Deputy Secretary General to visit the Republic of Moldova

On Friday, 8 December 2017, the NATO Deputy Secretary General, The Honourable Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will travel to Chisinau where she will inaugurate the NATO Liaison Office Moldova together with the Prime Minister, Mr. Pavel Filip.

NATO Deputy Secretary General to attend the Ministerial Council meeting in Vienna

On Thursday, 7 December 2017, the NATO Deputy Secretary General, The Honourable Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will travel to Vienna to attend the Ministerial Council meeting at the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe where she will deliver remarks.

NATO Ministers affirm support for Georgia

NATO Foreign Ministers reaffirmed their practical and political support for Georgia today as well as their commitment to Georgia's eventual membership of the Alliance.

NATO Foreign Ministers prepare for the Brussels Summit

NATO Foreign Ministers are meeting today to begin two days of talks on NATO's adaptation ahead of the Brussels Summit next July. I expect we will agree to take NATO-EU cooperation to a new level,' said Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. Ministers will also discuss global security challenges, ...

Floods in Albania

Following severe floods in central and southern parts of the Republic of Albania, the Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre received a request for assistance on 4 December 2017.

NATO Deputy Secretary General stresses the importance of Women, Peace and Security

NATO Deputy Secretary General, Ms. Rose Gottemoeller, spoke about Women, Peace and Security' as part of a panel discussion at the Canadian Mission to the European Union on Tuesday .

NATO Foreign Ministers meeting wraps up in Brussels

NATO Foreign Ministers on Wednesday discussed ways to increase NATO's role in projecting stability and fighting terrorism as part of preparations for the upcoming NATO Summit in Brussels next July.

Common set of new proposals

Foreign Ministers agree new areas of NATO-EU cooperation

Foreign Ministers agreed to step up NATO's cooperation with the European Union on Tuesday . Joint work between the organisations will include three new areas: military mobility, information sharing in the fight against terrorism, and promoting women's role in peace and security. We are taking ...

NATO Secretary General commemorates 50th anniversary of the Harmel Report

The NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, delivered a keynote speech today at an event sponsored by Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Harmel Report.'

Secretary General: Alliance to further boost cooperation with EU

NATO foreign ministers are to hold two days of talks beginning Tuesday to discuss the Alliance's continuing adaptation in the face of diverse and evolving security challenges.

Chairman of the Military Committee commends Bulgaria for being a reliable Ally

General Petr Pavel, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, visited Bulgaria on 30 Nov-2 Dec. During his visit, General Pavel met with HE Mr Rumer Radev, President of Bulgaria, HE Mr Boyko Borisov, Prime Minister of Bulgaria, Lieutenant General Zapryanov, Deputy Minister of Defence, and Lieutenant ...

NATO Deputy Secretary General to speak on Women, Peace and Security

The NATO Deputy Secretary General, the Honourable Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will contribute to a panel discussion about Women, Peace and Security' at the Canadian Mission to the European Union on Tuesday 5 December 2017 at 10h. The event is organized by the Government of Canada, Women in International ...

NATO Secretary General to commemorate the Harmel Report

On Tuesday, 5 December 2017, the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will attend an event at the Palais d'Egmont organized by the Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the publication of the Harmel Report'.

NATO Secretary General discusses Alliance priorities and adaptation with senior commanders

Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg attended the Commander's Conference at the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe today . Hosted by General Curtis M. Scaparrotti, the Supreme Allied Commander Europe, the Secretary General and NATO's military leaders spoke about the Alliance's continuing ...

NATO Secretary General's press conference

NATO Deputy Secretary General to participate in the Rome Mediterranean Dialogues

The NATO Deputy Secretary General, The Honourable Rose E. Gottemoeller, will travel to Rome on Friday, 1 December 2017 to participate in the 3rd edition of Rome MED – Mediterranean Dialogues. As part of the conference she will take part in a panel discussion entitled Shared Security, Common ...

NATO and Israel sign agreement on the protection of exchanged classified information

On 14 November 2017, NATO and the State of Israel concluded the Administrative Arrangements for the protection of classified information as part of a Security Agreement initially signed in 2001.

Statement by the NATO Secretary General on the launch of a ballistic missile by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

I strongly condemn North Korea's new ballistic missile test. This is a further breach of multiple UN Security Council Resolutions, undermining regional and international security.

NATO building capacity against drug trafficking

The first dog-handling, counter-narcotics training course for ten Central Asian officers started at the Dog Handling Centre of the State Border Guard of Latvia on 27 November 2017 in Rezekne, eastern Latvia. The training is part of a counter-narcotics training project that NATO has been developing ...

NATO's flagship cyber exercise begins in Estonia

Cyber Coalition, NATO's biggest and most important cyber defence exercise, is taking place this week. The exercise involves more than 700 participants from 25 Allies, as well as NATO partner countries, the European Union, industry and academia.

Director General of the NATO International Military Staff visits Finland

Lieutenant General Jan Broeks, Director General of the NATO International Military Staff , visited Finland on 22-24 November. During his visit, DGIMS met with General Jarmo Lindberg, Chief of Defence of Finland and other high-level military officials of all services of the Finish Armed Forces, and ...

Secretary General discusses Baltic security with Latvian President

NATO's continued adaptation to meet current security challenges and preparations for NATO's 2018 Summit topped the agenda in talks between NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Latvian President Raimonds Vējonis in Brussels on Friday .

NATO trains Serbian civil servants in cyber defence

Civil servants from the Office of the National Security Council and Classified Information Protection of the government of Serbia were trained to deal with information systems security in real life situations. The training took place in Belgrade and Tallinn from 30 October until 10 November 2017 as ...

Albanian patrol boat concludes navy's first NATO tour

The Albanian Navy's ALS ORIKU patrol boat on Wednesday wrapped up a full year of operations with NATO's Standing Maritime Group 2 , marking a major milestone in the Albanian Navy's first ever NATO deployment. Joining NATO's Aegean mission in November 2016, the ALS ORIKU monitored and patrolled the ...

Secretary General and President Poroshenko discuss NATO-Ukraine cooperation

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met on Friday to discuss ongoing security challenges in Ukraine, international efforts to find a settlement to the crisis, and the partnership between the Alliance and Kyiv. Mr. Stoltenberg reaffirmed NATO's strong ...

NATO Secretary General meeting with President of Ukraine

The NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will meet the President of Ukraine, H.E. Mr. Petro Poroshenko, on Friday, 24 November 2017 in Brussels. There will be no media opportunity.

NATO Secretary General meeting with the President of the Republic of Latvia

The NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will meet the President of the Republic of Latvia, H.E. Mr. Raimonds Vējonis in Brussels on 24 November 2017.

Secretary General: NATO supports a stable, secure and neutral Moldova

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Moldovan Prime Minister Pavel Filip to NATO Headquarters on Thursday . He praised NATO and Moldova's 25-year-old partnership and reaffirmed the Alliance's respect for Moldova's neutrality. Today we discussed how NATO and Moldova can build on our ...

NATO Secretary General praises Estonia's strong commitment to NATO

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid to NATO Headquarters on Thursday . The two leaders met to discuss NATO's continuing adaptation to the security situation in Europe. The Secretary General praised Estonia's contributions to NATO missions, its ...

Secretary General welcomes President of Azerbaijan to NATO Headquarters

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan to NATO Headquarters on Thursday for talks on the Alliance's partnership with Azerbaijan and regional security in the South Caucasus. President Aliyev also met with the 29 Allied ambassadors in the North Atlantic ...

Visit to NATO by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova

On Thursday 23 November 2017, the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will meet the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova, H.E. Mr. Pavel Filip at NATO Headquarters.

Statement by the NATO Secretary General on the verdict against Ratko Mladic

I welcome the ruling of the UN Criminal Tribunal against Ratko Mladic. This shows that the rule of law is working and those responsible for war crimes are held to account.

Visit to NATO by the President of the Republic of Estonia

On Thursday 23 November 2017, the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will meet the President of the Republic of Estonia, H.E. Ms. Kersti Kaljulaid at NATO Headquarters

Trust Fund to help Jordan destroy and recycle ammunition enters fourth phase

In a ceremony at NATO Headquarters on 22 November 2017, the ambassadors of Spain and Switzerland and the acting General Manager of the NATO Support and Procurement Agency signed an agreement to launch Trust Fund IV for Jordan. The ceremony was opened by Mr. Nicola de Santis, Head of the Middle East ...

Visit to NATO by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

On Thursday 23 November 2017, the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will meet the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, H.E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev at NATO Headquarters. The President will also attend a meeting of the North Atlantic Council.

NATO Secretary General meeting with the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission

On Tuesday, 21 November 2017, the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will be meeting the President of the European Council, Mr. Donald Tusk and the President of the European Commission, Mr. Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels.