|24 Nov. 2022 ||
Deputy Secretary General: NATO and the transatlantic bond ''indispensable'' for our security
Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană stressed the importance of Europe and North America standing strong together in NATO in remarks delivered online to the Athens Security Forum on Thursday (24 November 2022). He stressed that the dramatic transformation of European security caused by Russia’s war on Ukraine has demonstrated the “indispensable role of NATO as the real guarantee for European security, and the need for the transatlantic bond”.
|18 Nov. 2022 ||
Deputy Secretary General: NATO-EU cooperation is “indispensable”
Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană stressed the importance of NATO-EU cooperation in remarks to the Conference of the European Strategy and Policy Analysis System (ESPAS) on Thursday (17 November 2022). He said that in a new and more dangerous security context, the partnership between the two organisations is “indispensable”.
|15 Nov. 2022 ||
NATO Secretary General discusses Ukraine, military mobility with EU defence ministers
On Tuesday (15 November 2022) NATO’s Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, participated in a meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union (EU) in its defence configuration.
|12 Oct. 2022 ||
Deputy Secretary General emphasizes importance of NATO-EU partnership at EU Ambassadors Conference
Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană spoke at the 2022 European Union Ambassadors' Conference on Wednesday (12 October 2022), praising the deep close cooperation between NATO and the EU, based on shared values, visions and a similar strategic outlook. He underlined the importance of ''strategic solidarity'' between Europe and North America, and between NATO and the EU, in a world of increasingly complex threats. ''We don’t have the luxury to diverge in an era of great power competition,'' he said.
|10 Oct. 2022 ||
NATO Deputy Secretary General underlines importance of ''strategic solidarity'' between Europe and North America
Speaking at a European Union budget conference in Brussels on Monday (10 October 2022), Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană called for “strategic solidarity” between Europe and North America as the best response to a more dangerous and unpredictable security environment.
|27 Sep. 2022 ||
NATO Secretary General at EU Parliament: stay the course on Ukraine
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met the group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, led by their President Iratxe García Pérez on Tuesday (27 September 2022).
|03 Sep. 2022 ||
NATO Deputy Secretary General participates in Cernobbio Forum
NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană, today (Saturday 3 September 2022) joined a panel at the Cernobbio Forum, organised by The European House – Ambrosetti at the Villa d’Este, Italy. He discussed NATO’s new Strategic Concept, the challenges to Europe’s security, and the strong partnership developed between NATO and the European Union in many domains.
|14 Jul. 2022 ||
NATO and the European Union work together to counter cyber threats
Following the NATO Summit in Madrid last month, senior officials from NATO and the European Union (EU) met today (14 July 2022) to take stock of recent developments in the cyber threat landscape and explore further areas of engagement on cyber defence.
|13 Jul. 2022 ||
NATO Secretary General meets with members of EU Parliament
Speaking with members of the EU parliament on 13 July 2022, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg described the NATO Summit in Madrid as “historic and transformative”. The Secretary General was attending a joint meeting of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs and of the Subcommittee on Security and Defence for discussions on the NATO Summit decisions and on cooperation between NATO and the European Union. He said that Ukraine can count on NATO’s support, for “as long as it takes”, because a strong, independent Ukraine is vital for the security of the Euro-Atlantic area and for global stability.
|10 Jun. 2022 ||
NATO and the EU Directors General of Military Staffs discuss enhanced military cooperation ahead of Madrid Summit
On 10 June 2022, the Director General of the NATO International Military Staff (IMS), Lieutenant General Hans-Werner Wiermann welcomed his counterpart from the European Union Military Staff (EUMS), Vice Admiral Hervé Bléjean and his staff to NATO HQ for the bi-annual IMS-EUMS Directors’ General Conference.