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NATO Deputy Secretary General meets with Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister
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NATO Deputy Secretary General meets with Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister

Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană welcomed Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine Oleksii Reznikov to NATO headquarters on Thursday (27 May 2021). They addressed the security situation in and around Ukraine and discussed Ukraine’s Euro-Atlantic integration. In their meeting, Mr. Geoană expressed Allies’ deep concern over...

NATO Secretary General visits HMS Queen Elizabeth on NATO exercise Steadfast Defender
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NATO Secretary General visits HMS Queen Elizabeth on NATO exercise Steadfast Defender

NATO ships, submarines, and aircraft are training off the coast of Portugal to practice NATO’s ability to defend sea lines of communication between North America and Europe. Among the 20 ships participating in exercise Steadfast Defender is the Royal Navy’s flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth on its maiden deployment. Mr. Stoltenberg was joined by...

Statement by the North Atlantic Council on Belarus
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Statement by the North Atlantic Council on Belarus

The North Atlantic Council strongly condemns the forced diversion to Minsk, Belarus of a Ryanair flight between Athens and Vilnius on 23 May, as well as the removal from the diverted aircraft and arrest of Raman Pratasevich, a prominent Belarusian journalist travelling on board, and Sofia Sapega. This unacceptable act seriously violated the norms governing...

NATO Deputy Secretary General highlights collaboration as key to strong cyber defence at ”Defence Disrupted” conference
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NATO Deputy Secretary General highlights collaboration as key to strong cyber defence at ”Defence Disrupted” conference

NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană discussed NATO’s role in cyber defence, its approach to cyber security, and the Alliance’s responsibility in driving technological innovation in remarks to the ”Defence Disrupted” conference on Wednesday (19 May 2021). The Deputy Secretary General underlined the importance of greater collaboration among a wide range of actors, including start-ups...

NATO Secretary General praises France, discusses NATO summit with President Macron
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NATO Secretary General praises France, discusses NATO summit with President Macron

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Friday (21 May 2021) to discuss preparations for the upcoming NATO Summit on 14 June. “France is at the heart of our transatlantic Alliance, with highly skilled troops, cutting-edge capabilities across the whole spectrum of deterrence and defence, and significant defence...

NATO Steadfast Defender Exercise Highlights Allied Deterrence against Russian Aggression
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NATO Steadfast Defender Exercise Highlights Allied Deterrence against Russian Aggression

NATO’s Steadfast Defender 2021 exercise is helping participating countries return to “a deterrence mindset,” as Russia continues a military buildup and increases its aggression, according to a Navy admiral. U.S. 2nd Fleet commander Vice Adm. Andrew Lewis, who also heads NATO’s Joint Force Command Norfolk, said in a telephone interview with media Thursday that the...

Dynamic Front exercise: 15countries, 1,800 troops demonstrate NATO’s reach in US-led fires exercise in Germany
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Dynamic Front exercise: 15countries, 1,800 troops demonstrate NATO’s reach in US-led fires exercise in Germany

Germany — The ground shook in northern Bavaria as Spanish artillerymen fired rockets under the orders of American soldiers, who are using a makeshift command post this week to test the Army’s ability to coordinate attacks across large distances. At the Army’s sprawling ranges in Grafenwoehr and a separate site in Poland, U.S. Army Europe...

NATO and Algeria strengthen scientific cooperation against terrorism
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NATO and Algeria strengthen scientific cooperation against terrorism

Monday, 17 May 2021 marked the successful conclusion of the first scientific cooperation activity between NATO and Algeria, developing technological solutions relevant to the fight against terrorism. This represents an important milestone in NATO’s engagement in the Middle East and North Africa. Within the framework of the NATO Science for Peace and Security Programme (SPS),...

NATO Secretary General stresses NATO’s commitment to stability in the Western Balkans
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NATO Secretary General stresses NATO’s commitment to stability in the Western Balkans

On Monday, 17 May 2021, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with President Aleksandar Vučić of the Republic of Serbia at NATO Headquarters. They discussed the partnership between NATO and Serbia, NATO’s role in upholding stability in the Western Balkans, and security trends across the region. “Serbia is a long-standing partner to our Alliance, and...

NATO Deputy Secretary General discusses NATO 2030 initiative at NATO Parliamentary Assembly
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NATO Deputy Secretary General discusses NATO 2030 initiative at NATO Parliamentary Assembly

Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană outlined the opportunities of the NATO 2030 initiative in his address to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly on Monday (17 May 2021). Looking ahead to the NATO Summit, the Deputy Secretary General called it a pivotal moment for NATO, underscoring the need to reinforce unity and solidarity, accelerate adaptation, and prepare...

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