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In 'special message', Taliban leader...

In 'special message', Taliban leader...

World

Mon, Feb 27 2017

Akhundzada, a cleric, is believed to have been in hiding since becoming Taliban leader in May 2016 following...

What is Merkel’s next step?

What is Merkel’s next step?

Paul Wallace

Thu, Feb 23 2017

The Trump doctrine presents new challenges for Angela Merkel

Pence takes charm offensive to EU and...

Pence takes charm offensive to EU and...

Europe

Mon, Feb 20 2017

US Vice President Mike Pence meets EU and Nato leaders Monday at the end of a European trip aimed at...

US Vice President Pence heads to Europe...

US Vice President Pence heads to Europe...

World

Fri, Feb 17 2017

US Vice President Mike Pence will seek on Saturday to soothe allies unnerved by his boss' unorthodox...

Infographic: How Eastern Europe views...

Infographic: How Eastern Europe views...

World

Wed, Feb 15 2017

While US President Donald Trump has referred to Nato as “obsolete”, residents in many member countries...

Chinese weapons reaching 'near-parity'...

Chinese weapons reaching 'near-parity'...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 14 2017

China is beginning to export its own weapon designs, including armed drones, worldwide and is reaching...

Russia calls Romania a Nato outpost...

Russia calls Romania a Nato outpost...

Europe

Thu, Feb 9 2017

Moscow's comments come as Nato deploys thousands of soldiers and heavy weaponry to Poland, the Baltic...

Trump agrees to meet NATO leaders in...

Trump agrees to meet NATO leaders in...

World

Mon, Feb 6 2017

President Donald Trump agreed to meet alliance leaders in Europe in May in a phone call on Sunday with...

Turkey asserts ‘right’ to close key...

Turkey asserts ‘right’ to close key...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Relations between Washington and Ankara have soured over the six-year conflict as the US sees Syrian...

US sends special forces to Russian...

US sends special forces to Russian...

North America

Thu, Jan 5 2017

The troops will also help train local forces and add to intelligence gathering operations carried out...

Putin urges Russian nuclear weapons...

Putin urges Russian nuclear weapons...

Europe

Thu, Dec 22 2016

Russia is prioritising its Asian partners including India and China for arms sales, he added

Nato seeks to allay concerns at meeting...

Nato seeks to allay concerns at meeting...

Europe

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Nato governments say the measures are modest compared with the 330,000 troops the alliance believes Russia...

Nato seeks to allay concerns at meeting...

Nato seeks to allay concerns at meeting...

World

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Nato will seek to reassure Russia on Monday that its troop deployments to the Baltics and Poland next...

Obama, Merkel issue joint rebuttal to...

Obama, Merkel issue joint rebuttal to...

Europe

Thu, Nov 17 2016

The two leaders never mention Trump by name. But their statements appeared to serve as a point-by-point...

Obama in Europe to reassure allies over...

Obama in Europe to reassure allies over...

World

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Obama concludes his trip with a stop in Peru for a summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum...

Taliban suicide bomber kills four at...

Taliban suicide bomber kills four at...

World

Sat, Nov 12 2016

A Taliban suicide bomber dressed as a labourer blew himself up at the NATO air base at Bagram north of...

Explosion rocks German consulate in...

Explosion rocks German consulate in...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 11 2016

At least 128 others were wounded, some of them critically and many with shrapnel injuries

Nato, Russia to hold parallel drills...

Nato, Russia to hold parallel drills...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 1 2016

It will involve 680 unarmed personnel from seven Nato countries and 10 partner states

NATO slams Spain for allowing refuelling...

NATO slams Spain for allowing refuelling...

World

Wed, Oct 26 2016

The Russian Navy regularly docks at Ceuta, more than 60 of its vessels have used the port since

MH17 shot down by rebels with missile...

MH17 shot down by rebels with missile...

World

Wed, Sep 28 2016

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was hit by a surface-to-air missile while en route from Amsterdam to Kuala...

Nervous Baltics on war footing as Nato...

Nervous Baltics on war footing as Nato...

Europe

Tue, Jun 14 2016

Nato defence ministers are set to agree this week on a new multinational force of 4,000 troops for the...