Russia and NATO

State Department: Russia threatens NATO in the Arctic

US Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Michael Murphy said the build-up of Russia's military presence in the Arctic threatens NATO’s anti-submarine defense line in the North Atlantic. At the same time, …

Lavrov and Stoltenberg discuss Russia-NATO relations

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg held talks on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. The parties discussed the relations between Russia and the North Atlantic Alliance and  …

Stoltenberg wants to meet Putin

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said he is willing to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin. "I believe in dialogue with Russia," Stoltenberg said in an interview with dpa. …

Lavrov concerned about NATO’s growing activity

Russia finds NATO’s growing activity near the borders of Russia and Belarus worrisome, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. "We find worrisome NATO’s growing activity near the borders of …

NATO: Russia and terrorism remain persistent threat

NATO leaders said that Russia's aggressive actions and international terrorism remain a persistent threat. In a joint declaration following the NATO summit held in London, the alliance's leaders said: "Russia's …

Stoltenberg: NATO committed to dialogue with Russia

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization is committed to open and meaningful dialogue with Russia, according to the NATO website. "NATO Allies remain committed to …