31 Aug '15, 7am

#BadIdea: purported 'Arabian #NATO' forces lack common aims – expert #military

#BadIdea: purported 'Arabian #NATO' forces lack common aims – expert #military

"Strength through unity, Riyadh thought deciding to create an Arabian NATO, as the US security umbrella was losing its trust", according to Bestuzheva's remarks aired by the Radio Sputnik. While the creation of an "Arabian style NATO" in the region to fight common threats like ISIL is a fantastic idea in theory, the reality is that it will face significant troubles as the participating states have conflicting interests, the columnist said. "There is no politico-military unanimity among Arab League states. Every country is pursuing its own aims. And besides, they all have different enemies," she noted. © AP Photo/ Hani Mohammed As Saudi-Led Coalition Prepares to Storm Sanaa 'Within Days', Al-Qaeda Gains Ground in Yemen The reporter continued by saying that the Gulf Co-operation Council is now split in two groups: Saudi Arbia, Bahrein and Kuwait at the one side and Qatar, UA...

Full article: http://sputniknews.com/middleeast/20150831/1026380559/ara...

Tweets

With massive exercise, #NATO generals prepare for yesterday's war #military

With massive exercise, #NATO generals prepare f...

sputniknews.com 30 Aug '15, 7am

NATO's new Trident Juncture 2015 exercise involving 36,000 troops from 27 countries is meant to exercise a "hybrid warfare...

#NATO, Ukraine kick off #BlackSea naval drill #military #Navy

#NATO, Ukraine kick off #BlackSea naval drill #...

sputniknews.com 31 Aug '15, 7am

© REUTERS/ Murad Sezer NATO Wraps Up Joint Naval Drill in the Black Sea "The aim of the exercises is to practice a multina...

#NATO SG will visit #Lithuania on 3.09, inaugur...

nato.int 01 Sep '15, 8am

The NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will visit Vilnius on Thursday 3rd September 2015. He will meet with the ...

Learn more about #NATO's relations with #Georgia:

nato.int 27 Aug '15, 11am

Thanks to regular participation in Partnership for Peace (PfP) training and exercises, Georgia has been able to contribute...

Russia & NATO

defensenews.com 06 Sep '15, 7pm

Russia & NATO Gen. Jean-Paul Palomeros, NATO supreme allied commander transformation, on the challenge Russia's agression ...