Assistant FM partakes in roundtable with Nato countries' ambassadors

Assistant FM partakes in roundtable with Nato countries' ambassadors

HE the Assistant Foreign Minister Lolwah bint Rashid AlKhater participated in Brussels in a roundtable chaired by Permanent Representative of Germany to Nato Ambassador Rudiger Konig, in the presence of the ambassadors of Nato member states

Russia won't simply put up with Nato's Nordic expansion, Ryabkov says

Russia won't simply put up with Nato's Nordic expansion, Ryabkov says

Russia said on Monday that the West should have no illusions that Moscow will simply put up with the Nordic expansion of the US-led Nato military alliance to include Sweden and Finland, casting the move as a mistake that would stoke military tension.

Finland to apply for Nato membership: president, PM

Finland to apply for Nato membership: president, PM

Finland will apply for Nato membership, the Nordic country's president and prime minister announced Sunday, as a result of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Nato wary as Ukraine calls for no-fly zone to hinder Russia

Nato wary as Ukraine calls for no-fly zone to hinder Russia

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday said Nato would defend "every inch" of members' territory but emphasized the alliance was defensive, as foreign ministers resisted Ukrainian calls for a no-fly zone to battle the Russian invasion.

Russia says some troops pull back from near Ukraine, West seeks proof

Russia says some troops pull back from near Ukraine, West seeks proof

Russia said on Tuesday some of its troops were returning to base after exercises near Ukraine and it mocked repeated Western warnings about a looming invasion, but NATO said it had yet to see any evidence of de-escalation.

Nato chief says no plans to send combat troops to Ukraine if Russia invades

Nato chief says no plans to send combat troops to Ukraine if Russia invades

Nato has no plans to deploy combat troops to non-Nato member Ukraine in the event of a Russian invasion, Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Sunday.

Nato designates China as a "systemic" challenge

Nato designates China as a "systemic" challenge

Nato will confront China's military ambitions for the first time and designate Beijing as presenting "systemic challenges", according to a copy of a summit communique seen by Reuters and set for release later on Monday.

With Trump gone, NATO wages war on climate threat

With Trump gone, NATO wages war on climate threat

If the US military were a nation state, it would be the world's 47th largest emitter of planet-warming greenhouse gases, a 2019 study found.

NATO chief accuses Belarus of hijacking plane, calls for blogger's release

NATO chief accuses Belarus of hijacking plane, calls for blogger's release

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the forced landing of a passenger flight by Belarus amounted to state hijacking and called for both an urgent international investigation and the release of seized dissident journalist Roman Protasevich.

Qatar signs agreement to open offices at NATO HQ in Brussels

Qatar signs agreement to open offices at NATO HQ in Brussels

Qatar and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) signed an agreement to open Qatar's mission offices and military representation at the NATO headquarters in Brussels

NATO Secretary General welcomes Afghan government, Taliban's breakthrough

NATO Secretary General welcomes Afghan government, Taliban's breakthrough

Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Jens Stoltenberg welcomed the progress made in the agreement between the Afghan government and the Taliban.

Qatar participates in Nato conference

Qatar participates in Nato conference

Qatar took part in the 2020 Annual Nato Conference on Weapons of Mass Destruction, Arms Control, Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, held virtually in Brussels on Tuesday.