Showing posts with label NATO. Show all posts
Showing posts with label NATO. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump calls for allies to spend more on defense at NATO summit

Trump calls for allies to spend more on defense
President Donald Trump started the NATO summit Wednesday with criticism, saying certain Western nations need to spend more on defense and calling Germany a "captive" of Russia.

Monday, February 26, 2018

‘Refugee bottleneck in Greece result of EU & NATO failure to deal with Syria problems’

Around 47,000 asylum-seekers have found themselves unable to leave Greece
The EU is the biggest culprit in the refugee crisis in Europe, and you can’t leave it to Greece alone to deal with it, Stephen Morris from the English Democrats party says. Why aren’t NATO and the EU doing anything, he asks.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

One year of turbulence leaves Europe-US relations in question

Europe-US relations
Once one of the most privileged relationships, the ties between Europe and the United States saw a turbulent 2017 with the election of Donald Trump as US president.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Almost 60% of Finns Oppose NATO Membership: Gallup Poll

NATO members
Fifty-nine percent of Finland’s population do not want their country to become a NATO member, a new Gallup poll has revealed. And even if Sweden agreed to join NATO, which is seen as a factor which could sway public opinion in Finland, 52 percent would be still opposed.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Chilly reception from NATO to ICAN Nobel Peace Prize win

ICAN’s Nobel Peace Prize win
NATO, which has three of the world’s nuclear powers in its ranks, gave a chilly reception on Friday to nuclear disarmament group ICAN’s Nobel Peace Prize win, AFP reports.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Trump appears more pragmatic than populist on Europe policy, says US expert

Despite his disparaging remarks about European integration in the past, US President Donald Trump's recent statements and policies in this regard showed he is more pragmatic than populist, a US expert said in a recent interview with Xinhua.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Kremlin refuses to comment on Paris’s plans to sue Russia at ICC over Syria

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has refused to comment on the statement by French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault that Paris plans to sue Russia at the International Criminal Court (ICC) over alleged war crimes committed in Syria.

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Friday, March 11, 2016

NATO, EU highlight cooperation to tackle refugee crisis

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Thursday stressed the vital importance of the relationship between two organizations, especially cooperation in addressing the refugee crisis during their meeting.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

MSF Report: Afghan Hospital Attack Had No Military Purpose

The international humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders says an internal review of last month's airstrikes by U.S. forces on its hospital in northern Afghanistan shows no reason why the facility should have come under attack.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Spanish Royal Family witness traditional national day parade

King Felipe VI of Spain presided over his third Spanish National Day parade on Monday as around 3,400 military personnel marched through the center of the Spanish capital city.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.