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16 Sep. 2017

Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach elected as next Chairman of the NATO Military Committee

The Allied Chiefs of Defence have elected Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, Chief of Defence Staff of the United Kingdom's Armed Forces as their next Chairman of the NATO Military Committee.

16 Sep. 2017

Chiefs of Defence provide direction and guidance on key NATO priorities

General Petr Pavel, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, opened the Military Committee Conference by thanking Albania for its hospitality and for all the hard work that had gone into the hosting and organising of the event. General Pavel also expressed his gratitude for ''Albania's contributions to NATO's shared security and the valuable role Albania plays in promoting cooperation and stability in the Western Balkans''.

13 Sep. 2017

NATO supports Mongolia in transforming its defence education system

Mongolia recently marked the successful achievement of goals set under its Defence Education Enhancement Programme (DEEP) with NATO. Through DEEP, Mongolia has completed an ambitious multi-year plan for the modernisation of its professional military education system. Since 2013, the National Defence University of Mongolia (MNDU) has implemented a new core curriculum for staff officers, reviewed instructors’ teaching methods and placed greater emphasis on English and other foreign language teaching.

11 Sep. 2017

EADRCC’s Consequence Management Exercise ''BOSNA I HERCEGOVINA 2017''

The Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC) will conduct the consequence management field exercise “BOSNA I HERCEGOVINA 2017” from 25th to 29th September 2017, in and around the city of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The exercise has been jointly organized by EADRCC and the Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The exercise will be officially inaugurated on 25 September with an opening ceremony. The main field exercise will be held on 27 and 28 September.

11 Sep. 2017

Strategic Airlift Capability conducts humanitarian relief efforts in the Caribbean

The Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) launched a humanitarian relief mission to the Caribbean in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017.

10 Sep. 2017

Remembering Nancy Dupree, ''the Grandmother of Afghanistan''

Nancy Dupree, an American historian, archaeologist and educator, has died in Kabul. She was 90. Nancy Dupree dedicated her life to Afghanistan and became known as "the Grandmother of Afghanistan".

8 Sep. 2017

NATO Deputy Secretary General leads parliamentary delegation to Konya

Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller led a delegation to visit NATO troops stationed at Turkey's Konya airbase on Friday (8 September 2017).

7 Sep. 2017

Chairman of the NATO Military Committee visits Azerbaijan

Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, General Petr Pavel visited Baku, Azerbaijan on 7 September 17. He met with the Chief of Defence of the Azerbaijan Armed Forces and First Deputy Defence Minister, General Najmeddin Sadikov.

7 Sep. 2017

Chairman of NATO Military Committee, General Pavel met with Russian Chief of General Staff, General Gerasimov

General Petr Pavel, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee and General Valery Gerasimov, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and First Deputy Minister of Defence met today, 7 September 2017, in Baku, Azerbaijan.

7 Sep. 2017

NATO Secretary General meets EU Defence Ministers, attends cyber exercise

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg participated as an observer in a cyber exercise at the informal meeting of EU Defence Ministers in Tallinn on Thursday (7 September 2017). Mr. Stoltenberg highlighted that NATO-EU cooperation is "key" in responding to growing cyber threats, and that the two organisations have jointly responded to major attacks this year. He announced that NATO has invited the EU to participate in the Alliance's "Cyber Coalition" exercise in November - one of the largest such exercises in the world.

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