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News on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Canada.com

Canada talks tough on Ukraine, while slashing $2.7-billion from 2015 defence budget

Stephen Harper has been one of the toughest-talking leaders throughout the Ukraine crisis, yet newly released figures show National Defence is expected to face an even deeper budget hole in the coming year than previously anticipated.

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Related Topix: Stephen Harper, World News, Conservatives (UK)

4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

NATO plans high-readiness force to counter Russia

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen addresses the media ahead of the NATO summit in Wales, at the Residence Palace in Brussels, Monday Sept.

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Related Topix: World News

8 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

NATO summit 'most important' since fall of Berlin Wall

It feels as if the world is facing an unprecedented number of global security crises, NATO's former Supreme Allied Commander said ahead of a key gathering for the 28-nation military alliance that will see heads of state including President Obama travel to Wales this week.

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Related Topix: World News, Tufts University, Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel

Sun Aug 31, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Putin seeks 'statehood' talks on east Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday raised the stakes in the Ukraine conflict by calling for the first time for statehood to be discussed for the restive east of the former Soviet state.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin,

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Libyan armed faction takes over U.S. Embassy annex in Tripoli

Members of a Libyan militia have taken over an abandoned annex of the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli but have not broken into the main compound where the United States evacuated all of its staff last month, U.S. officials said on Sunday.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Prison, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Canada.com

NATO pushes for bigger crisis response brigade as Canada mulls opportunity

Canada will send troops, jets and warships to participate in a massive NATO training exercise next year in a deployment that could be the first step towards deeper involvement in the alliance's long-term strategy to counter a resurgent Russia.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada

DurhamRegion.com

Canada mulls role in NATO rapid brigade

Canada will send troops, jets and warships to participate in a massive NATO training exercise next year in a deployment that could be the first step towards deeper involvement in the alliance's long-term strategy to counter a resurgent Russia.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada

USA Today

World conflicts will dominate Sunday TV talk shows

World politics, including the conflicts in Ukraine, Syria and Iraq, will dominate the the Sunday television news talk shows.

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Related Topix: World News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Canada looks to join NATO force of 10,000 troops meant to keep Russia in check

Edmonton's booming growth saw a population the size of St. Albert move in over the last two years.

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Related Topix: World News, North America, Canada, Vladimir Putin

SFGate

EU Leader Fears Ukraine Crisis Is Approaching The 'Point Of No Return'

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Related Topix: World News

DNA India

US to push for coalition to fight 'cancer' of Islamic State - John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States will use a NATO summit next week to push for a coalition of countries to beat back incursions in Syria and Iraq by Islamic State militants who are destabilizing the region and beyond.

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Related Topix: World News, Journalism, US News

Christian Science Monitor

Saudi king warns of terror attacks against US, Europe

Saudi King Abdullah speaks before a meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry at his private residence in the Red Sea city of in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia June 27. Saudi state media carried comments by the King made on Friday to foreign ambassadors where he warned that terrorist groups will attack Europe and the United States unless they are faced ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, Terrorism

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Hundreds protest in Wales before NATO summit

Supporters take part in the 'No to NATO' protest march in Newport, south Wales, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News

Cybercast News Service

Hundreds protest in Wales before NATO summit

Supporters take part in the 'No to NATO' protest march in Newport, south Wales, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Europe, United Kingdom

IcNetwork

UK terror threat raised from substantial to severe

UK's terror threat level has been raised just days before the NATO Summit takes place at the Celtic Manor in Newport, South Wales.

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Related Topix: World News, Europe, United Kingdom, Terrorism, Cardiff County, Wales,

Click Orlando

EU mulls new Russia sanctions over Ukraine

As concern over Russia's actions in Ukraine grows, European leaders are meeting Saturday in Belgium to discuss possible new sanctions against Moscow.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Europe, Germany

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Six killed in attack on Afghan intelligence agency

Afghan Police and NATO soldiers inspect the scene of a suicide bomb attack that targeted a NATO convoy on the outskirts of Jalalabad, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Travel

Globe and Mail

Ukraine pushes for NATO membership, Western arms

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with Vadym Prystaiko, Ukrainian Ambassador to Canada, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Tuesday, March 4 2014.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Ukraine, Stephen Harper

Stars and Stripes

Anatomy of an attack: A step by step fictional siege in Saber Junction

Troops from both sides of the town defense scenario were equipped with MILES gear, a laser sensitive hit tracking device that allows for realistic firing scenarios.

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Related Topix: World News

Click2Houston

Uproar over Obama's no Syria strategy comment

President Barack Obama has ignited fresh conservative criticism by saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for airstrikes against ISIS targets in Syria.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, Terrorism, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, World News

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