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'The EU cannot defend Europe': NATO chief

Bruges - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg warned Thursday that Europe's defence depends on close transatlantic bonds and not on a quest for the continent's strategic autonomy.

EU eyes more 'responsibility' for its own security

Apo - EU leaders agreed Friday that the bloc should take more responsibility for its own security, insisting Brussels needs to be a strong partner for NATO and the United States.

EU leaders debate push to boost defences

Apo - EU leaders debated efforts aimed at bolstering the bloc's ability to tackle security threats Friday, as Brussels looks to convince sceptics over its drive for a more assertive Europe.

NATO puts holds on Afghanistan decision, expands in Iraq

Apo - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday the alliance had made "no final decision" on the future of its Afghanistan mission, as new US President Joe Biden weighs pulling out troops.

NATO holds post-Trump talks as Afghanistan decision looms

Apo - NATO defence ministers looked to reinvigorate ties Wednesday as they held their first talks since US President Joe Biden took office after four years of tensions under Donald Trump.

NATO eyes post-Trump reset as Afghanistan call looms

Apo - NATO defence ministers meet Wednesday for their first talks since US President Joe Biden took over from Donald Trump with a vow to soothe tensions between Washington and its closest partners.

New Pentagon chief to reassure NATO allies

Washington - US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will this week reaffirm Washington's commitment to NATO and reassure allies they will be consulted on important decisions, hoping to turn the page on four years of withering criticism from former president Donald Trum...

Taliban warn NATO to push ahead with troop withdrawal in Afghanistan

Kabul - The Taliban on Saturday warned NATO against seeking a "continuation of war," as the alliance weighs a planned withdrawal from Afghanistan.

US clashes with Turkey at NATO talks

Apo - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo strongly criticised Turkey at a NATO ministerial meeting, participants told AFP on Wednesday, raising the hopes of some allies pushing for sanctions against Ankara.

NATO seeks more political role despite divisions

Apo - The NATO alliance should seek a more political role as the lynchpin of the West, ministers will hear this week, despite disputes about its strategy.

EU must learn to live without US leadership under Biden, say analysts

Apo - The EU will once again have a cooperative US partner when Joe Biden becomes president, but Europeans should harbour no illusions: Washington will be no globo-cop nor NATO's big protector, leaders and analysts say.

EU-US alliance 'on life support' after four years of Trump

Frankfurt Am Main - Back in 2016, German Chancellor Angela Merkel greeted Donald Trump's victory with an extraordinary warning: that she would work with the US president on the condition that he respect democratic values. Things did not improve from there.

Cyber warriors sound warning on working from home

Tallinn - Cyber warriors on NATO's eastern edge are warning that the growing number of people working from home globally due to the pandemic is increasing vulnerability to cyber attacks.

NATO chief says allies will leave Afghanistan together

Apo - NATO insisted Thursday that its members would consult and decide together on when to leave Afghanistan, after US President Donald Trump vowed to bring American troops home by Christmas.

NATO chief calls for new strategy on cyber, China

Bratislava - NATO needs a new strategic concept adjusted to the global rise of new technologies, terrorism and China to replace a plan developed a decade ago, the head of the alliance said on Wednesday.

Op-Ed: US to leave NATO in if Trump re-elected? Dumb as it gets.

Berlin - Noises have been coming from the administration regarding a United States exit from NATO. It’s not a good idea, and strategic relationships could be seriously damaged. Is it a real possibility?

Greece, Turkey spar again after NATO mediation move

Athens - Turkey on Friday accused Greece of shunning dialogue and lying after Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said NATO-brokered talks to reduce tension in the eastern Mediterranean could only be held if Ankara stopped making "threats".

Greece, Turkey spar again after NATO mediation move

Athens - Turkey on Friday accused Greece of shunning dialogue and lying after Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said NATO-brokered talks to reduce tension in the eastern Mediterranean could only be held if Ankara stopped making "threats".

Greece, Turkey agree de-escalation talks says NATO, Athens denies deal

Apo - NATO said Thursday that Greece and Turkey had agreed to talks to ease their dispute over eastern Mediterranean borders and energy rights, but Athens swiftly denied any deal on negotiations.

Kremlin says Navalny not poisoned as West urges probe

Moscow - The Kremlin on Wednesday rejected international calls for an investigation into the poisoning of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, saying medics had not identified any toxin.

In pulling troops, Trump doesn't hide spite for Merkel

Washington - In pulling 12,000 US troops from Germany, President Donald Trump is laying bare what has long been clear -- there is no love lost between him and Chancellor Angela Merkel.

US to withdraw nearly 12,000 troops from Germany

Washington - The United States will slash its military presence in Germany by 11,900 troops in what the Pentagon on Wednesday called a "strategic" repositioning, but President Donald Trump said was to punish Berlin for its weak defense spending.

US to move 11,900 troops out from Germany: Pentagon

Washington - The United States will slash its military presence in Germany by 11,900 troops, relocating some to Italy and Belgium in a major shift of Washington's NATO assets, Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced Wednesday.

Trump approves cutting 9,500 troops in Germany: Pentagon

Washington - President Donald Trump has approved a plan to slash the US military presence in Germany by 9,500 troops, the Defense Department said Tuesday.

NATO probes France-Turkey naval incident

Apo - NATO said Thursday it has launched an official investigation into a naval incident in the Mediterranean between alliance members France and Turkey that has infuriated Paris.

Trump to meet with Polish president at the White House

Washington - US President Donald Trump will host Poland's President Andrzej Duda at the White House for wide-ranging talks next week, the White House said on Wednesday.

Behind troop cut, bitter spite between Trump and Merkel

Washington - President Donald Trump has clashed with plenty of US allies. But toward German Chancellor Angela Merkel, he appears to hold special enmity.

Berlin, NATO warn against US troop cuts in Germany

Warsaw - Germany and NATO on Tuesday underlined the importance of US troops in Germany for security on both sides of the Atlantic, a day after President Donald Trump announced he would slash the number stationed there.

Trump to halve US troops in key NATO ally Germany

Washington - President Donald Trump said Monday he will halve the number of US troops in Germany because Berlin is "delinquent" in contributions to NATO and treats the United States "badly" on trade.

NATO chief defends US amid Germany troop row

Apo - NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg defended America's military commitment to Europe on Monday, following reports President Donald Trump plans to slash troop numbers in Germany.
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