Germany spent over $1 billion to cover costs linked to US troops presence

By |julij 7th, 2020|defence spending, Donald Trump, Germany, Nato, News, United States, US troops|

Germany has spent more than $1 billion over the past decade to cover the costs related to the stationing of US troops on its territory, according to figures by the German finance ministry, which a key government official called "anything but too high",...

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Turkish envoy says France suspending role in NATO naval mission

By |julij 1st, 2020|France, Libya, Nato, News, Turkey|

Turkey's ambassador to France on Wednesday (1 July) said that Paris had informed NATO it was suspending its involvement in a naval operation in the Mediterranean after a probe into an incident between French and Turkish warships did not back Paris' cla...

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Georgia votes on turning West, not East

By |junij 25th, 2020|cyber security, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Nato, News, Russia|

Despite the Russian occupation, COVID-19 and the economic recession in the world, Georgia continues to strengthen its democracy – the government is currently preparing for Parliamentary elections scheduled for October 2020, writes Archil Talakvadze.

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Georgia votes on turning West, not East

By |junij 25th, 2020|cyber security, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Nato, News, Russia|

Despite the Russian occupation, COVID-19 and the economic recession in the world, Georgia continues to strengthen its democracy – the government is currently preparing for Parliamentary elections scheduled for October 2020, writes Archil Talakvadze.

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Ukraine’s success is the best deterrent against the Russian revanche

By |junij 24th, 2020|Azov Sea, Crimea annexation, disinformation, Donbas conflict, hybrid warfare, Nato, News, Russia, Sanctions, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin|

There is no better strategy for the West in dealing with Russia than strength and unity, and there should be no appeasement and no return to “business as usual”, writes Kostiantyn Yelisieiev.

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Electoral reform – the good news we missed from Georgia

By |junij 22nd, 2020|coronavirus, electoral reform, Georgia, Nato, News, Russia, Salome Zurabishvili|

Georgia is becoming, once again, a country to be watched by those who value liberty and the expansion of freedom and prosperity, writes Krassen Stanchev.

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Montenegro calls polls for August despite virus return

By |junij 22nd, 2020|coronavirus, Milo Djukanovic, Montenegro, Montenegro elections, Nato, News, Russia|

Montenegro on Saturday (20 June) scheduled a parliamentary election for August despite a return of the coronavirus two weeks after it had declared the end of the epidemic.

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NATO opens probe into France-Turkey naval incident in Mediterranean

By |junij 18th, 2020|France, Jens Stoltenberg, Libya crisis, Nato, News, Turkey|

NATO is investigating an incident in the Eastern Mediterranean in which France says Turkish frigates were "extremely aggressive" towards a French navy vessel participating in a NATO mission in the Mediterranean, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said ...

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It is time for the EU to build security partnerships with its neighbours

By |junij 18th, 2020|Abkhazia, Crimea annexation, cyber-attacks, Eastern Partnership, Eastern Ukraine crisis, frozen conflicts, Georgia, Mediterranean, Moldova, Nato, News, South Ossetia, Transnistria, Ukraine|

As the EU is discussing the way to develop the Eastern Partnership policy for the decade ahead, it is time for the EU to finally become more ambitious about the security dimension of this partnership, three former Eastern Partnership foreign...

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US-NATO Ambassador: America remains deeply committed to Europe

By |junij 17th, 2020|arms control, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Libya, Nato, News, US troops|

There is no sign of a US retreat from Europe's security structure, the US Ambassador to NATO told EURACTIV, commenting on Washington's troop withdrawal plans from Germany. At the same time, NATO secretary-general confirmed that President Donald Trump h...

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