‘We’ll crush them!’ Greece threatens NATO ally Turkey over Aegean islets

Greece’s top military brass have fired off a set of unusually stern warnings to Turkey, threatening to crush its troops if they dare to land on any disputed islet in the Aegean Sea – but Ankara didn’t mince its words either. Reacting to violations of Greek airspace by Turkish jets over the Aegean, Defense Minister […]

US service member killed in Afghanistan – NATO

A US service member has been killed in Afghanistan, NATO-led Resolute Support mission has confirmed. The person has become the eighth American combat fatality this year, according to Reuters. The identity of the victim has not been immediately disclosed and will be shared after the required military procedures are complete. More than 2,400 US troops have […]

Trump mocks France’s WWII record in continued threat of NATO pullout

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump mocked France’s record in World War I and II in a Tuesday morning tweet that again waved the idea of the US pulling out of, or modifying its relationship to NATO. French President Emmanuel Macron has long pushed for a European army separate from NATO, and recently said that army […]

As NATO starts its biggest military exercise in years, things are heating up closer to Russia

As NATO starts its biggest military exercise in years, things are heating up closer to Russia NOW WATCH: How Russia’s most advanced military equipment stacks up against NATO hardware See Also: NATO’s biggest military exercise in years just started, but Russia may be more worried about 2 countries that aren’t members of the alliance As […]

Macedonian parliament narrowly greenlights name change for ‘brighter future’ with NATO & EU

Barely eking out the required majority and casting aside the failed popular referendum, Macedonia’s parliament has approved the country’s name change for the sake of a “brighter future” reserved for NATO members. The Macedonian population largely boycotted the referendum, despite the best efforts of its US-backed government, which tried to entice voters by phrasing the question […]

Twitter & NATO think tank publish database of tweets, pics… and GIFs by ‘Russian trolls’

Ahead of midterm elections, Twitter has reminded Americans that democracy is still under threat by releasing millions of tweets by pesky Russians (and Iranians) from the past decade. How do they know? Well, that’s the question. Twitter says the database released on Wednesday contains an archive of tweets and media “we believe resulted from potentially […]

Hacking accusations against Russia a smear campaign timed with NATO cyberwarfare meeting – diplomat

The latest wave of accusations against Russia over alleged government-ordered hacking looks very much like a coordinated media attack timed with a NATO meeting of cyberwarfare, the Russian ambassador to UK told RT. On Thursday, the UK and the Netherlands claimed that they had foiled cyber attacks by Russian government hackers while the US indicted […]

Who’s the boss? US officials work behind Trump’s back to broker NATO deal – report

US President Donald Trump is deemed a hurdle to foreign policy by his own administration, the New York Times has alleged, in an explosive piece detailing the lengths high-level officials would go to to circumvent the POTUS. According to the New York Times, national security adviser John Bolton and other officials worked together to ensure […]

Turkey wants to join BRICS because it's disappointed in NATO and EU – analysts

By floating the idea of Turkey joining BRICS, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan seeks to diversify Ankara’s foreign policy, with its EU membership bid long stalled and relations with the US on the rocks, analysts told RT. The Turkish President has suggested that the leaders of the five-member BRICS bloc (Brazil, Russia, India, China and […]

Trump’s attacks on NATO are ‘like a gift’ to Putin, a former US Army leader in Europe says, but Putin still has his own reasons to worry

Trump’s attacks on NATO are ‘like a gift’ to Putin, a former US Army leader in Europe says, but Putin still has his own reasons to worry NOW WATCH: Why Russia may not be as strong as most people think See Also: Trump’s attacks on NATO are ‘like a gift’ to Putin, a former US […]