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18 May. 2017

Experts present new report on improving governance and delivery of commonly funded capabilities

On 18 April 2017 a Group of Senior Experts (GSE) delivered a report on how to improve NATO’s delivery of common funded capabilities.

17 May. 2017

NATO and Partners to discuss Weapons of Mass Destruction Non-proliferation and Arms Control in Helsinki

As a valued NATO Partner, Finland will host the 13th Annual NATO Conference on Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Arms Control, Disarmament and Non-proliferation from 29 to 30 May 2017 in Helsinki.

17 May. 2017

The NATO Chiefs of Defence committed to keeping NATO, ready, relevant and able

The Allied Chiefs of Defence gathered in Brussels on 17th May 2017 for their second meeting of the year, ahead of the Heads of State and Government meeting on 25th May 2017. Discussions on the threats and challenges facing the Alliance emanating from the South, the implementation of Projecting Stability and enhancing NATO’s role in fighting terrorism framed the morning sessions. The RESOLUTE SUPPORT Mission beyond 2018, recommendations on capability development and resource requirements and the NATO Command Structure review were the focus of the afternoon.

17 May. 2017

NATO Secretary General welcomes political progress in Skopje

I welcome President Ivanov’s decision to grant Mr. Zaev’s parliamentary majority a mandate to form a new government. This is a step in the right direction, and the right thing to do. I encourage the swift formation of a new government, a timely confirmation vote in parliament and a constructive attitude by all parties. It is important the country can start to focus on its urgently needed reforms. I urge all those concerned to continue their efforts to advance the country’s Euro-Atlantic aspirations.

17 May. 2017

NATO Secretary General marks International Day Against Homophobia

NATO marked the International Day Against Homophobia on Wednesday (17 May 2017) with a tweet by Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. He said: “LGBT people everywhere deserve dignity, inclusion and freedom from fear. Diversity makes our open societies stronger and safer.”

16 May. 2017

Secretary General commends Bulgaria’s contributions to NATO

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg praised Bulgaria’s contributions to NATO in talks with the Deputy Prime Minister for Judicial Reform and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ekaterina Zaharieva, on Tuesday (16 May 2017).

14 May. 2017

NATO Spokesperson Oana Lungescu on the latest ballistic missile test by North Korea

The launch of a new ballistic missile test by North Korea this morning (14 May 2017) is a new flagrant breach of a series of United Nations Security Council Resolutions, constituting a threat to international peace and security.

13 May. 2017

''She Runs, He Runs, We Run'' – NATO HQ runners promote gender equality

The second edition of the “She Runs, He Runs, We Run” took place at NATO Headquarters on Saturday 13 May 2017. The run with a distance of exactly 13.25 km (8.2 miles) aimed to raise awareness of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security and gender equality.

12 May. 2017

Deputy Secretary General visits NATO troops in Estonia

NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller began a two-day visit to Estonia on Friday (12 May 2017), stressing that Allied forces in Estonia are at the heart of NATO’s collective defence. Visiting British infantry troops at a training range in Tapa, the Deputy Secretary General said that all Allies stand united against any threat. The British army is leading a battlegroup of about 1,000 NATO troops in Estonia. NATO is expanding its presence in the region in response to Russia's illegal annexation of Crimea and its military build-up in the Baltic region.

11 May. 2017

NATO Secretary General, German Chancellor discuss preparations for NATO leaders meeting

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg thanked Germany for its outstanding contributions to NATO in talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Thursday (11 May 2017). The two leaders discussed preparations for the upcoming meeting of NATO leaders in Brussels on 25 May, where burden sharing and fighting terrorism will top the agenda.

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