NATO Deputy Secretary General’s participation in the Joint AFET/SEDE meeting

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On Monday, 28 June 2021, NATO Deputy Secretary General, Mircea Geoană, will participate in a virtual session of the European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) and the Subcommittee on Security and Defence Committee on Foreign Affairs (SEDE), in association with the Delegation of the European Parliament for relations with the NATO Parliamentary Assembly.

NATO strengthens its partnership with Mauritania

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NATO and Mauritania are further developing their long-standing partnership, by widening the scope of their political dialogue and practical cooperation. NATO civil and military officials have just completed a trip to Mauritania, where they discussed opportunities for potential additional advice, training and capacity building activities in support to Mauritanian national defence and security structures and institutions.

Chair of the NATO Military Committee, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach completes his mandate - “We must work together to protect our values and the global world order”

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Chair of the NATO Military Committee, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach ends his three-year tenure today, 25 June 2021. Elected in 2017 by the Allied Chiefs of Defence, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, UK Royal Air Force, has led the Military Committee at a time when threats and challenges from both state and non-state actors have created an increasingly unstable global security environment.

NATO strengthens cooperation between intelligence and security community and Centres of Excellence

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Today, (24 June 2021), Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Intelligence Major General Jürgen Brötz hosted the second annual meeting between intelligence and security related Centres of Excellence (COEs) and NATO’s intelligence and security community. They discussed strengthening cooperation, with a focus on education and training opportunities. The online meeting contributed to the further strengthening of mutual understanding and awareness, as well as to identifying areas where the thirteen invited COEs could assist NATO’s intelligence and security efforts on matters of common interest.

Deputy Secretary General discusses the NATO Summit and the future of Alliance

1 month 1 week ago
NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană addressed the future of NATO in his remarks to the University of Chicago Booth School of Business on Monday (21 June 2021). “In these unpredictable and fast-changing times, we need bold thinking and an innovative mind-set,” he told the audience. Describing security threats as complex, including terrorism, cyber-attacks, disruptive technologies, and climate change, the Deputy Secretary General underscored the importance of unity, which Allies reaffirmed at the NATO Summit on 14 June.


1 month 1 week ago
We deeply regret the notification by Russia of its decision to withdraw from the Treaty on Open Skies, an important legally binding instrument which contributes to transparency, security and stability, and mutual confidence in the Euro-Atlantic area.

NATO Deputy Secretary General stresses the importance of strengthening resilience

1 month 1 week ago
Today, (17 June 2021) NATO Deputy Secretary Mircea Geoana, speaking at the 16th edition of the GLOBSEC 2021 event, outlined the decisions taken at this week’s NATO Summit to further boost resilience. The Deputy Secretary General said that at the Summit, 30 Allied leaders reconfirmed NATO as the prime platform for transatlantic dialogue and political convergence on everything related to security, including resilience.

NSPA to support Takuba Task Force in Mali

1 month 1 week ago
LUXEMBOURG – The NATO Support and Procurement Organisation (NSPO) has signed a Framework Technical Arrangement with the Ministry of Armed Forces of the French Republic for the provision of services in Mali (Africa), in support of the Takuba Task Force. The support provision includes food and base services, engineering services, infrastructure maintenance, fuel services and intra-theatre air and ground transportation.

NATO Deputy Secretary General at the Brussels Forum

1 month 1 week ago
On Thursday 17 June 2021, the NATO Deputy Secretary General, Mr. Mircea Geoană, will take part in the German Marshall Fund’s Brussels Forum. The Deputy Secretary General will be on panel discussing: ‘A Future for Multilateralism and Democracy’.
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