One year before the
"NATO's new agenda: one year before the Summit"
was the theme of an international conference organised in
Sofia on 4 and 6 October, on the occasion of the Summit
on the Contribution of New Democracies to Euro-Atlantic
Security which was held in the Bulgarian capital the next
day. The main topics of discussion were NATO enlargement,
NATO's role in the Balkans, NATO-EU cooperation and more
generally, security and stability in Europe in the 21st
century. A roundtable on "NATO vs global terrorism"
was also organised.
The conference was organised by the Bulgarian Euro-Atlantic Youth Club
in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, the Atlantic
Club of Bulgaria and NATO.