Finland joins NATO: A new chapter in the country’s foreign policy

According to the NATO chief General Jens Stoltenberg, the Finnish flag will be raised at a ceremony during a "historic week."

Russia to push back conscription age

Russia unveiled a plan that would raise the age of conscription from the current 18–27 years to 21–30 years.

Biden to meet eastern NATO allies as Putin warns of nuclear tests

U.S. President Joe Biden will meet leaders of NATO's eastern flank on Wednesday to show support for their security after Moscow suspended a landmark nuclear arms control treaty.

Russian military aircraft intercepted by Dutch jets near Poland

Two SU-27 Flankers and one Ilyushin Il-20M are among the three Russian aircraft that have been identified, according to the Dutch MoD.

NATO sets up virtual network for surveillance

A new "virtual network" of commercial and government satellites will be launched, according to plans revealed by the head of NATO's military alliance.

Ankara may agree to Finland joining NATO: Erdogan

Turkey has raised the possibility of supporting Finland's NATO application while opposing Sweden, underscoring the deterioration of relations between Ankara and Stockholm.

Belgium presents its largest arms offer for Ukraine

In a blatant indication that the confrontation with Russia is likely to intensify in the coming months, the U.S. and other NATO states will provide Ukraine with a comprehensive shipment of heavy weapons.

NATO not at war with Russia: France

Sending aid to Ukraine does not mean that France or the Western allies are at war with Russia, said French Foreign ministry spokeswoman Anne-Claire Legendre.

New Russian offensive in Ukraine, warns NATO Secretary General

The West needs to brace for a protracted conflict between Ukraine and Russia, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Sunday, insisting that arms shipments to Kiev must continue.

US weapons sales to NATO states nearly doubled in 2022

US weapons sales to NATO states nearly doubled in number and value in 2022, Foreign Policy magazine reported on Thursday. With the conflict in Ukraine draining European military stockpiles, the top US arms merchants have all seen their share prices skyrocket.

Russia warned NATO leaders against expansion in 2001

NATO leaders have known since 2001 that Russia “take appropriate action” against further expansion of the alliance, according to documents.

NATO-led alliance to protect critical underwater structures

Germany and Norway want to start a NATO-led alliance to protect critical underwater infrastructure, their leaders said on Wednesday, weeks after explosions hit two key gas pipelines in the fallout from the war in Ukraine.