Posts tagged as Article 5

Baltic politicians prepare the whole world for a new war

By Vairis Godmanis on Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Recently, Lithuania hosted the NATO international military exercises Iron Wolf – 2019-II. During the two-week maneuvers, 4,000 troops from 11 countries of the North Atlantic Alliance and more than a thousand units of military equipment took part. Analysts say that that was the second stage of the exercises – the first took place in the summer. According to experts, this format allows NATO to increase information and psychological pressure on…

NATO Hits Back at Trump: Article 5 Was Invoked Once, to Support US

Friday, July 20, 2018

The North Atlantic Alliance has issued a response to President Trump following his comments about Montenegrins being “very strong” and “very aggressive people” who could pull the military bloc into a major war. A NATO official challenged the president’s apparent faltering resolve on the alliance’s collective defense obligations, saying that Trump made his views on the matter clear during last week’s NATO summit in Brussels. “NATO’s collective defense clause, Article 5, is unconditional and…