Jens Stoltenberg

Jens Stoltenberg
General Secretary of NATO
 

Stoltenberg: Turkey has right to prosecute coup suspect, but...

Stoltenberg: Turkey has right to prosecute coup suspect, but...

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg warned Turkey it must fully respect legal due process, as Ankara continues to make mass arrests after last July's failed coup. "Turkey has the right to protect itself and to …

Russia to be the main topic of NATO summit in May

Russia to be the main topic of NATO summit in May

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that the main topic of the alliance's upcoming summit in Brussels in May will be future relations with Russia. According to him, NATO is trying to reduce tension and find …

Stoltenberg: Trump supports NATO#039s expansion to the East

Stoltenberg: Trump supports NATO's expansion to the East

Donald Trump's administration supports the increase of NATO contingent in Eastern Europe, Secretary General of the alliance Jens Stoltenberg said. Recently, the number of American servicemen in …

Trump: it would be fantastic if we got along with Putin and Russia

Trump: it would be fantastic if we got along with Putin and Russia

US President Donald Trump said at the joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg that he would like to got along with Russia and its President Vladimir Putin. …

Stoltenberg to visit Georgia in late May

Stoltenberg to visit Georgia in late May

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg plans to visit Tbilisi in late May. The visit will take place within the framework of the Parliamentary Assembly of the alliance, the Georgian Prime Minister Georgy …

 Stoltenberg: Syrian government to to blame for US attack on Syrian base

Stoltenberg: Syrian government to to blame for US attack on Syrian base

The Syrian regime bears full responsibility for the US missile attack on an airbase of the Syrian armed forces, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement. "NATO has consistently condemned …

Moscow and NATO trying to find common ground in Brussels

Moscow and NATO trying to find common ground in Brussels

The meeting of the Russia-NATO Council at the ambassadorial level has opened at alliance's headquarters in Brussels on Thursday. "I look forward to this meeting, as we will inform each other on our military condition. I …

Stoltenberg reveals date of NATO-Russia Council meeting

Stoltenberg reveals date of NATO-Russia Council meeting

The NATO-Russia Council will meet at the ambassadorial level at the alliance's headquarters in Brussels on March 30, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said. "Following consultations with the members of …

Stoltenberg reveals main theme of next NATO summit

Stoltenberg reveals main theme of next NATO summit

Fight against terrorism and fair defence spending will be the main themes of the NATO summit, which will take place in Brussels on May 25, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in the statement. "This …

NATO head urges Turkey, Austria to resolve dispute

NATO head urges Turkey, Austria to resolve dispute

NATO's Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg urged Austria and Turkey on Friday to resolve a diplomatic dispute that has led to some cooperation programs being blocked, Reuters reported. Turkey, a NATO ally, has …

 Stoltenberg: Turkey and Netherlands must respect each other

Stoltenberg: Turkey and Netherlands must respect each other

NATO head Jens Stoltenberg called on two of the alliance's members, Turkey and the Netherlands, to defuse their escalating dispute. "Robust debate is at the heart of our democracies but so is mutual …

Stoltenberg: We should find balance in relations with Russia

Stoltenberg: "We should find balance in relations with Russia"

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg that the alliance doesn't want any confrontation with Russia or a new cold war.  "We should find a balance. We don't want new cold war or confrontation with …

Military cooperation between Russia and NATO should be restored, Lavrov says

Military cooperation between Russia and NATO should be restored, Lavrov says

It is necessary to resume the military cooperation between NATO and Russia,  Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said, speaking at the Munich Security Conference. …

NATO countries split on idea of increasing military spendings

NATO countries split on idea of increasing military spendings

Leaders of alliance's member-countries have to meet NATO requirements and the expectations of their voters

NATO’s Stoltenberg stresses importance of dialogue on contradictory issues with Russia

NATO’s Stoltenberg stresses importance of dialogue on contradictory issues with Russia

NATO and Russia should keep up dialogue on the problems that cause contradictions between them, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said, TASS reports. He addressed reporters after talks with Russian Foreign …

 Stoltenberg: Trump to keep US wedded to NATO

Stoltenberg: Trump to keep US wedded to NATO

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said he’s “absolutely confident” the US will stay committed to NATO despite Donald Trump calling the alliance obsolete. “Two world wars …

German foreign ministry comments on Trump’s remarks about NATO

German foreign ministry comments on Trump’s remarks about NATO

President-elect Donald Trump’s remarks that NATO is obsolete have caused concern at the US-led military alliance and also appeared at odds with his own officials, German foreign minister Frank-Walter …

Europe Preparing For War?

Europe Preparing For War?

Largest US Military Reinforcement In Decades In Europe, More Than 3,000 US Soldiers To Be Stationed In Poland

Does NATO turn its face towards Moscow?

Does NATO turn its face towards Moscow?

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that Russia was excluded from the list of the primary threats to the Alliance. "Russia is no an immediate threat to the alliance's partners. Russia is our neighbor, so we try …

Cameron could become next NATO Secretary General - media

Cameron could become next NATO Secretary General - media

Former Britain prime minister David Cameron is being lined up as a contender to be the next secretary general of NATO. Officials believe that he is the most likely candidate to be successful if Theresa …

Stoltenberg condemned attack on Russian ambassador

Stoltenberg condemned attack on Russian ambassador

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has condemned the gun attack, in which Russian ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov died earlier today. "I condemn the killing of Russia’s amb to …

Stoltenberg: NATO wants no new Cold War

Stoltenberg: NATO wants no new Cold War

NATO is not seeking an escalation in relations with Russia, it does not want new Cold War, the alliance's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said ahead of the NATO-Russia Council (NRC) meeting on Monday, …

NATO-Russia Council to meet on Monday

NATO-Russia Council to meet on Monday

NATO envoys will hold a formal meeting with Russia on Monday after Moscow agreed to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine. The NATO-Russia Council, the forum bringing together Russia's top diplomat to the U.S.-led alliance and NATO …

Is Europe#039s frosty relations with Russia thawing amid growth of populism?

Is Europe's frosty relations with Russia thawing amid growth of populism?

Signs are growing relations between former Cold War enemies appear to be thawing following votes suggesting a new wave of politics sweeping across Europe.

 Stoltenberg outlines NATO position on Russia

Stoltenberg outlines NATO position on Russia

The North Atlantic Alliance has no intention to isolate Russia, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said following the meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission at the level of Foreign Ministers. This should be based …

Is Turkey all talk, or will it split from the West, NATO?

Is Turkey all talk, or will it split from the West, NATO?

Turkey will leave NATO in the foreseeable future, because SCO doesn’t have the structure that can be an alternative to NATO

Georgian PM to meet with NATO and EU leadership in Belgium

Georgian PM to meet with NATO and EU leadership in Belgium

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili will visit the Kingdom of Belgium from November 30, 2016.  He will hold bilateral meetings with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs …

Stoltenberg: NATO open to dialogue with Russia

Stoltenberg: NATO open to dialogue with Russia

NATO is open to communication with Russia and will not prevent the alliance’s members from cooperating with Moscow, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday, Sputnik reports. …

Turkey#039s President warns NATO on sheltering #039terrorist#039 plotters

Turkey's President warns NATO on sheltering 'terrorist' plotters

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday warned NATO against sheltering "terrorist" soldiers after Turkish officers in the alliance's command reportly sought asylum after a failed putsch. "How …

Will Turkey join SCO instead of EU?

Will Turkey join SCO instead of EU?

The EU membership is not the only option for Turkey, the country's leadership discusses possible accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) with Russian President Valdimir Putin and Kazakhstan’s leader Nursultan Nazarbayev, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday