NATO Greek aircraft crashes during test exercises in Spain

A Greek F-16 fighter jet crashed on Monday during some exercises against other aircraft at a training center for elite pilots of NATO in Spain, leaving eight French soldiers and two Greeks dead. The accident occurred at the airbase of Los Llanos, in the province of Albacete,...

United States and NATO finalized 13 years of war in Afghanistan

The US president, Barack Obama, stressed on Sunday the “responsible” end of the combat mission of NATO in Afghanistan, but warned that the country remains “a dangerous place.” “Now, thanks to the extraordinary sacrifice of our men and women in...

Ukraine approaches to NATO after giving up its status of non-alienated country

Ukraine gave the green light to join NATO at renouncing its status as a non-alienated country, a move that angered Moscu, close to resume peace negotiations between Kiev and the pro-Russian rebels. A majority of 303 deputies voted in favor of the bill and only eight against. This...

Alleged Russian military incursion is denounced by Ukrainian army

The Ukrainian military has denounced the entry of 32 Russian tanks, 16 sets of artillery shells and 30 trucks with ammunition and fighters. The convoy arrived to eastern Ukraine on Thursday, and is directed to the town of Krasny Luch, in the Lugansk region, according to the...

Russian planes are detected by NATO in European airspace

NATO has detected “unusual” Russian aerial maneuvers and “at large scale” on European airspace between Tuesday and Wednesday. The air activity of 15 aircraft of the Russian forces occurred in the airspace over the Baltic Sea, the North Sea, te Atlantic...

NATO expects deployment of military presence in Eastern European countries

The Secretary General of NATO, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, said that the Atlantic Alliance for the first time will deploy troops in the new bases in Eastern Europe,  reported European newspapers citing Rasmussen’s press office. Rasmussen said that NATO military presence in...

Russian incursion on Ukrainian territory is denounced by NATO

The general secretary of NATO, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, today confirmed media reports that claim that Russian military vehicles have crossed the border with Ukraine. “Last night we saw a Russian incursion,a crossing from the Ukrainian border,” Rasmussen said, adding...

New Russian troops are mobilized to the border with Ukraine

The Secretary General of NATO Anders Fogh Rasmussen reported this Thursday in London that Russia has sent again thousands of troops to the border with Ukraine. “I can confirm that we see a Russian military buildup, thousands of troops were deployed on the border with...