NATO Latest Newshttp://www.nato.intWhat´s new at NATO Headquarters?enNATONATO and Polish university enhance Ukraine’s defence education through e-learningA group of ten specialists from the National Defence University (NDU) of Ukraine completed a course in electronic learning (e-learning) at the Cuiavian University in Wloclawek, Poland from 8 to 12 September 2017. They received their certification from the Rector of the Cuiavian University, Professor Stanislaw Kunikowski. The course was part of NATO’s work with Ukraine to further develop its defence education system under the Organization’s Defence Education Enhancement Programme (DEEP).http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_147038.htm14703821 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO wraps up naval exercise Dynamic Monarch in Eastern MediterraneanOn Friday (22 September 2017), nine NATO Allies wrapped up a submarine search and rescue exercise, Dynamic Monarch 2017, off the coast of Marmaris in southwestern Turkey.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_147044.htm14704421 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTVisit to NATO by the Minister of Defence of the Republic of SerbiaThe NATO Deputy Secretary General, the Honourable Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will meet the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Serbia, Mr. Alexandar Vulin, at NATO Headquarters on Friday, 22 September 2017.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_147012.htm14701221 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTActivities at NATO‎-Kuwait ICI Regional Center startOn 17-20 September, the NATO-Kuwait ICI Regional Center began its activities in Kuwait City, with the organisation of a "NATO Week" focusing on cooperation in: NATO Political and Military issues, the NATO Science for Peace Programme, Cyber Defense, Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Consequence Management, Critical Infrastructure and Energy Security, Maritime Security, Crisis Management and Civil Preparedness.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_147010.htm14701021 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO Secretary General meets world leaders in New YorkNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met a number of world leaders in the margins of the UN General Assembly in New York on Wednesday and Thursday (20-21 September 2017).http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_147042.htm14704221 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTSecretary General meets US commanders for talks on NATO’s role in fighting terrorismNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg visited US Central Command (CENTCOM) and Special Operations Command (SOCOM) at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday (20 September 2017) for talks on stepping up NATO’s role in fighting terrorism. NATO works with both commands to fight terrorist organisations and project stability by strengthening partner countries.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146985.htm14698520 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTVisit to NATO by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia and the State Minister for the Reconciliation and the Civic Equality On Wednesday, 20 September 2017, the NATO Deputy Secretary General, the Honourable Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will meet the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, Mr. David Dondua, together with the State Minister for the Reconciliation and the Civic Equality, Ms. Ketevan Tsikhelashvili. http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146955.htm14695519 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO Secretary General joins world leaders at UN General Assembly in New YorkNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg joined world leaders at the opening of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Tuesday (19 September 2017). This year’s debate emphasizes the needs of the world’s ordinary people. During his four-day visit to the United States, Mr. Stoltenberg will meet with UN Secretary-General António Guterres and other high-level officials.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146947.htm14694719 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO Secretary General to visit the United Stateshttp://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146942.htm14694218 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTAir Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach elected as next Chairman of the NATO Military CommitteeThe 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.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146922.htm14692216 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTChiefs of Defence provide direction and guidance on key NATO prioritiesGeneral 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''.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146938.htm14693816 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO supports Mongolia in transforming its defence education systemMongolia 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.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146824.htm14682413 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTEADRCC’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.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146788.htm14678811 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTStrategic Airlift Capability conducts humanitarian relief efforts in the CaribbeanThe Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) launched a humanitarian relief mission to the Caribbean in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146881.htm14688111 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTRemembering 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".http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146778.htm14677810 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO 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).http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146773.htm14677308 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTNATO Secretary General meets EU Defence Ministers, attends cyber exerciseNATO 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.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146741.htm14674107 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTChairman of NATO Military Committee General Pavel to meet 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, will meet today, 7 September 2017, in Baku, Azerbaijan.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146622.htm14662207 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTChairman of the NATO Military Committee visits AzerbaijanChairman 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.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_140527.htm14052707 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMTChairman 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.http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_146764.htm14676407 Sep. 2017 12:00:00 GMT