28 January, 2016 NATO chief: Allied defense spending going in right direction BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO declared Thursday that alliance defense spending is finally moving in the "right direction," although one country, the United States, still accounts for almost three-quarters of the alliance's total military expenditures.
31 May, 2016 NATO chief says Warsaw summit comes at ‘critical time’ WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A NATO summit set for Warsaw in July comes at a "critical time" as the alliance deals with Russian assertiveness and the threat of terrorism amid other challenges, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday.
4 November, 2015 NATO exercises send clear message to potential foes: Stoltenberg NATO's biggest military exercise in more than a decade sends a clear message to friends and foes alike that it is ready to face the challenges of a fast-changing world, alliance head Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday. "While our aim is to train and exercise, we are also sending a clear […]
14 June, 2016 NATO ministers agree to deploy 4 battalions to eastern flank BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO on Tuesday reinforced its defenses against Russia from the Baltic to the Black Sea, delivering what NATO's chief called a clear message to Moscow that "if any of our allies is attacked the whole alliance will respond as one."