All posts tagged Nato

1024px-Sukhoi_Su-35S,_Su-34_and_T-50_flying_together Alex Beltyukov
December 12, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

Poland’s defence minister Tomasz Siemoniak said Thursday he was concerned by the level of Russia’s recent naval and air force activity in the Baltic Sea region. “For a few days […]

Jens Stoltenberg takes up office as NATO Secretary General - Press Conference and Press Reception

NATO chief: Russia violating Ukraine cease-fire

December 1, 2014, by VOANews

NATO says Russia is violating a truce in eastern Ukraine by sending in convoys with advanced weapons and personnel reinforcements for pro-Russia separ ...

JAS 39 Gripen fighters. Photo: US Air Force

Bulgaria will not buy new jet fighters before 2017

November 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The saga of Bulgaria’s long-delayed purchase of new military jet fighters to meet Nato requirements is set to continue unresolved for a few more ...

Change of command ceremony at Supreme Allied Headquarters Europe

NATO commander warns of Crimea ‘militarisation’

November 28, 2014, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

The top U.S. general in Europe said he is alarmed at the Russian militarization of the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea and by provocative Russian milita ...

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    France to send armoured unit to Poland
    November 26, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    French defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said in Warsaw on November 25 that France plans to send an armoured military unit to Poland for exercises among rising concern of NATO over […]

  • A Russian SU-27 Flanker aircraft banks away with a RAF Typhoon in the background. RAF Typhoons were scrambled on June 17 to intercept multiple Russian aircraft in international airspace
    Russia’s provocative actions at Cold War levels, report says
    November 10, 2014, by Matthew Hilburn of VOANews

    Russia’s provocative military actions toward Western countries, including NATO members, is at Cold War levels and the risky strategy could prove catastrophic, according to new report. In a report released […]

  • Armed pro-Russian rebel squat in the bed of a truck outside a military academy which houses weapons in Donetsk on May 6.
    Nato, EU call on Russia for peaceful solution in Ukraine
    November 5, 2014, by VOANews

    NATO has observed Russian troops moving closer to the Ukraine border. Speaking at a news conference with EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said the […]

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    NATO tracks spike in Russian aerial activity in Europe
    October 30, 2014, by VOANews

    NATO says it has detected “unusual” activity in European airspace in the past two days. Speaking in Brussels Wednesday, a NATO military spokesman said that four groups of Russian warplanes, […]