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Afghan Members of Parliament reassured of NATO's long-term commitment in Afghanistan

On 11 October 2012, six distinguished members of the Afghan Lower House visited NATO HQ. The visiting delegation included parliamentarians from different Afghan provinces. During their visit, they met with several high-level officials from NATO's International Staff, including Ambassador Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy.
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High-level international forum focuses on Ukraine’s non-bloc policy

A high-level international forum about “Ukraine’s Non-Bloc Policy in the European Context” took place on 12 September at the Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine in Kyiv, organized by the Institute of World Policy and the NATO Liaison Office in Ukraine.
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NATO Defence Ministers review security situation in Kosovo

NATO Defence Ministers discussed the security situation in Kosovo during talks at NATO headquarters on Wednesday (10 October). They affirmed that KFOR continues to play an indispensible role in Kosovo. Allies were joined in their meeting by Ministers from non-NATO troop contributing nations and a senior European Union representative.
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Ministers agree the framework for a new, post-2014 Afghanistan mission

Defence Ministers from NATO Allies and ISAF partner nations on Wednesday (10 October) endorsed the broad political framework for a new training, advising and assisting mission in Afghanistan after 2014.
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NATO Defence Ministers make progress on capabilities, planning for new Afghan mission

NATO Defence Ministers took stock of progress in improving Allied defence capabilities and endorsed the first stage of planning for the post-2014 training and assistance mission in Afghanistan, in a two-day meeting in Brussels.
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Centre for Integrity in the Defence sector opens in Norway

On 10 October, on the occasion of the Meeting of NATO Defence Ministers with non-NATO ISAF Contributing Nations, HE Mrs Anne-Grete Strom-Erichsen, Defence Minister of Norway, announced the opening of the “Centre for Integrity in the Defence sector”.
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NATO Secretary General announces North Atlantic Council approval of new Supreme Allied Commander Europe

The North Atlantic Council has approved the appointment of General John Allen, currently the commander of the NATO-led ISAF mission in Afghanistan, as the new Supreme Allied Commander in Europe (SACEUR).
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NATO Defence Ministers determined to improve capabilities, cooperation

Allied nations are actively looking to improve their defence capabilities through smarter spending and improved cooperation, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Tuesday.
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Solo patrols showing potential, increasing confidence of ANA

As task forces across Afghanistan continue to adjust to their role as trainers, mentors and enablers, the members of the Afghan National Security Forces are also learning to adjust.
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Missions in Afghanistan, Kosovo and Allied defence capabilities top NATO Defence Ministerial agenda

Missions in Afghanistan, Kosovo and improving defence capabilities top the agenda of a two-day NATO defence ministerial meeting which starts on Tuesday (9 October) at Alliance headquarters.

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