NATO

Pages from the North Atlantic Treaty (National Archives)

A rare glimpse of the document that started NATO

Visitors to the National Archives Museum can now see the North Atlantic Treaty, the document that marked the start of the NATO partnership in 1949.
Vice President Pence speaking at lectern (© Kerstin Joensson/AP Images)

America and NATO allies standing strong, Pence says

Vice President Pence says NATO allies are standing strong against attempts to divide them. He urged European partners to exit the Iran nuclear deal.
Mike Pompeo and Donald Trump responding to questions (© Andrew Harnik/AP Images)

Busting myths about the INF Treaty

Russia is spreading myths about who's violating the INF Treaty. It's Russia's intermediate-range, ground-launched cruise missile that breaches the pact.
Mike Pompeo speaking at lectern (© Andrew Harnik/AP Images)

‘Brazen’ Russian violation prompts U.S. pullout from nuclear forces treaty

The U.S. is suspending its obligations under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty and will withdraw in six months because of Russia's violation.
Two men demonstrating where Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan should sign a treaty (© Bettmann/Getty Images)

What’s the INF Treaty? How is Russia breaching it?

The U.S. and NATO say Russia is violating the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with its development of the 9M729 cruise missile.
Military personnel rushing out of the back of a helicopter (Captain Evert-Jan Daniels/Allied Joint Force Command Naples)

31 countries come together for NATO’s Trident Juncture

Thirty-one countries work seamlessly together in the NATO exercise Trident Juncture, which simulates the invasion of a European ally.
Political leaders staring up into sky (© Markus Schreiber/AP Images)

NATO allies boost defense spending, emerge united from summit

President Trump called NATO "very powerful" and "very strong" after a summit where allies agreed to shoulder more of the collective defense burden.
Jens Stoltenberg and President Trump seated and shaking hands (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

Trump and NATO head welcome increased defense spending

President Trump, in a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, applauded allies' increased spending on defense and praised the U.S.-NATO relationship.
Angela Merkel and Donald Trump, seated and shaking hands (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

Trump and Merkel affirm strong ties

President Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed trade differences but agreed on the need for the U.S. and European allies to face global challenges together.