Enlargement & Partnerships

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After the Berlin Wall collapsed and the Soviet Union disintegrated, an unprecedented opportunity was missed by NATO to build a new rules based international system. NATO should now seek to develop a vision for, and take genuine practical steps towards, a wider and more inclusive network of partners, including the creation of mechanisms for partnership with non-member countries and other relevant international organisations, such as the EU, OSCE, G8, G20 and the UN and its agencies. Effective multilateralism means supporting a range of international treaties, norms and institutions, even when it presents difficulties for short-term national or collective NATO interests. This is a summary list of all the content in the site categorised within the Enlargement and Partnerships policy area.

18th
Mar
2014

Russia Examines Its Options for Responding to Ukraine

12th
Mar
2014

NATO to deploy AWACS to monitor Ukraine border

By Ian Davis, NATO Watch

10th
Mar
2014

NATO membership for Ukraine “not on our radars”

By Nigel Chamberlain, NATO Watch

3rd
Mar
2014

NATO condemns Russia's military escalation in Crimea

By Ian Davis, NATO Watch

28th
Feb
2014

Summary of NATO Defence Ministers Meeting, Brussels - 26-27 February 2014

This would seem to have been a relatively successful Ministerial with minds collectively focused on how best to cope with the uncertainties thrown up by an inability to plan effectively for operati