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Location of US, NATO secret nuclear weapons bases in Europe revealed, 150 bombs aimed towards Russia

The US and NATO bases are Kleine Brogel in Belgium, Büchel in Germany, Aviano and Ghedi-Torre in Italy, Volkel in The Netherlands, and Incirlik in Turkey. Most of the US nuclear arsenal in Europe consists of B61 thermonuclear gravity bombs.

Jul 19, 2019, 12:17 PM IST

Niagara Falls lights up in brilliant blue to celebrate NATO's 70th anniversary

NATO intergovernmental military alliance consists of 29 countries of North America and Europe and was established in 1949.

Jul 17, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

Deshhit: US lawmakers move legislation to give India NATO ally status

Two top American lawmakers have moved a legislation in the Senate, seeking key amendment in the country’s Arms Control Export Act to bring India at par with the US’ NATO allies– Israel, Australia, New Zealand and South Korea – when it comes to sale of high-tech military items.

Jun 17, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

US to deploy 1,000 more troops to Poland: White House

"The US and Poland have agreed on a framework to deploy an additional 1,000 troops to Poland," the White House said in a statement on Wednesday.

Jun 13, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

Russian Navy conducts exercise near NATO's BALTOPS 2019 drills

According to Russia's Baltic Fleet press office, several naval groups comprising corvettes, small missile ships and an anti-submarine warfare vessel are in the Baltic Sea practice ranges for naval drills.

Jun 11, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

NATO's BALTOPS 2019 naval exercise to start in Baltic Sea, Russian warships to track drill

According to a US Navy press release Vice Admiral Andrew Lewis, commander of the US. 2nd Fleet, will lead BALTOPS 2019 on behalf of Naval Forces Europe. 
 

Jun 09, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Bravery and sacrifice: World leaders gather in south England to remember D-Day

French President Emmanuel Macron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and leaders and senior figures from 10 other countries are also due to attend.

Jun 05, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

US lawmakers introduce legislation that aims at treating India as a NATO ally

The legislation also seeks to advance the US-India strategic relationship.

Apr 12, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

Turkish F-35 delivered to training base in Arizona, official says

A Lockheed Martin-made F-35 fighter jet for Turkey arrived on Wednesday at a military training facility in Arizona, an Air Force official said on Thursday, amid a dispute over Ankara`s planned purchase of a Russian missile defence system.

Apr 05, 2019, 06:23 AM IST

NATO celebrates 70th anniversary amid rising concern over Russia

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, in an address to the US Congress, said the alliance wanted better relations with Russia -- but needed to prepare a strong defence.

Apr 04, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

Trump intends to designate Brazil as major non-NATO ally

US President Donald Trump has said that he intends to designate Brazil as a "major non-NATO ally", a move aimed to cement America's ties with the Latin American country where China has made deep strides in recent years. 

Mar 20, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

NATO-Russia meeting fails to break deadlock over Russian missile

Washington, backed by its NATO allies, accuses Moscow of developing a new Russian missile, the Novator 9M729/SSC-8, that violates the Cold War-era INF pact.

Jan 25, 2019, 17:35 PM IST

Trump backs NATO, chastises allies on spending

Trump has long urged the NATO allies to enhance their military spending while arguing that the US is shouldering more of the cost burden than it should.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:21 AM IST

Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkey's economy if it attacks Kurds

It`s a stark threat toward an ally in the region that has partnered with the US in the fight against the IS.

Jan 14, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

John Bolton remarks proof US targeting Turkey in economic war - Erdogan spokesman

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan`s spokesman said on Wednesday remarks by the US National Security Adviser regarding Turkey`s economic situation were proof that the US administration is targeting a NATO ally as part of an economic war.

Aug 23, 2018, 06:57 AM IST

US President Donald Trump blasts NATO in closed-door summit session, sends leaders into crisis session

US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack on NATO allies` failure to raise defence spending on Thursday, prompting leaders to huddle in a special session excluding other summit participants, sources told Reuters.

Jul 12, 2018, 18:29 PM IST

At NATO, abrasive Donald Trump lashes Germany for being Russian 'captive'

US President Donald Trump accused Germany of being a "captive" of Russia on Wednesday as Western leaders gathered in Brussels for a NATO summit where Trump wants Europeans to pay up more for their own defence. 

Jul 11, 2018, 17:12 PM IST

NATO unveils its joint airpower strategy to deal with emerging threats

The new strategy lays out the current and future security environment in which allied air forces are likely to operate in.

Jun 27, 2018, 18:22 PM IST

Thousands protest against the government in Macedonia

Several thousand supporters of Macedonia`s opposition VMRO-DPMNE party protested on Saturday against changing the name of the country and to demand an early election because of the poor state of the economy, which contracted last year.

Jun 03, 2018, 09:35 AM IST

Russia flight tests MiG-35 fighter: All about the jet NATO calls Fulcrum-F

MiG-35 has nine hardpoints, four on each wing and one under the fuselage, for carrying weapons apart from a cannon for close range combat.

May 28, 2018, 13:53 PM IST