Nato-Russia Council

NATO-Russia Military Conference Takes Place


A NATO-Russia Military Conference in the framework of Military-Academic Exchanges took place from October 23-25 at the Russian General Staff Academy in Moscow.  The speakers were NATO officers who presented the following topics: Results of the Chicago NATO Summit, Smart Defense, Way Ahead in Afghanistan, and Missile Defense.  The audience included professors and students from the Russian General Staff Academy, NATO MLM (Military Liaison Mission) representatives as well as Moscow-based military attaches from NATO countries.

The next stage in the annual military conferences will take place in Rome, when Russian military briefers will present topics to members of the NATO Defense College.  This academic exchange is an annual event and seeks to promote mutual understanding and cooperation.