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Stories with organization: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • Czech minister wants NATO to help guard EU against migrants 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 11:37 am

    PRAGUE - The Czech Republic's finance minister has called for NATO to get involved in helping protect the European Union's external border against the influx of migrants.

  • Polish president makes 1st trip abroad to Estonia 
    Updated: Aug-23-15 1:22 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Poland's new president has called for NATO to move troops to its eastern flank during his first trip abroad, to Estonia, bringing a message of solidarity to a region nervous about Russian ambitions.

  • Kosovo applies to join UNESCO, Serbia says it's not a state 
    Updated: Aug-21-15 8:55 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - Kosovo said Friday it has applied for membership in the United Nations' scientific and cultural organization, a move immediately opposed by Serbia which argues that it's not qualified because it isn't a state.

  • Afghan ties with Pakistan sour as Taliban gain strength story has photos
    Updated: Aug-21-15 4:29 pm

    KABUL, Afghanistan - One of the world's testier strategic relationships is deteriorating by the day as Afghanistan accuses Pakistan of meddling in its affairs and prolonging a 14-year war by aiding Taliban militants in a cynical quest for influence.

  • Poland's new leader seeks greater regional unity, NATO bases 
    Updated: Aug-21-15 4:40 am

    WARSAW, Poland - It's been a dream of some Polish leaders for nearly a century: an alliance of Eastern European countries running from the Baltic Sea down to the Black Sea that would keep Russia at bay.

  • Pentagon chief urges Turks to 'do more' against IS story has photos
    Updated: Aug-20-15 3:48 pm

    WASHINGTON - Turkey needs to "do more" to assist the U.S.-led international coalition fighting the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday, urging America's sometimes reluctant NATO partner to take steps to participate in airstrikes and better control its border.

  • Hundreds of troops, tanks, aircraft in Polish army parade story has photos
    Updated: Aug-15-15 12:22 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Dozens of fighter jets soared, tanks rumbled and hundreds of troops marched in a Polish military parade Saturday, a show of force on the national armed forces' holiday.

  • Poland's new president meets with NATO corps 
    Updated: Aug-13-15 8:07 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Poland's new President Andrzej Duda is attending a ceremony of the change of commander of the upgraded NATO corps in the northeast of the country.

  • 7 decades after WWII, many praise Germany, scorn Japan story has photos
    Updated: Aug-12-15 9:54 am

    SEOUL, South Korea - Both nations brutalized continents. Both slaughtered and abused tens of millions of people. But while Germany is held up as a paragon of post-World War II reconciliation, Japan is mired in animosity with its neighbors seven decades later.

  • Croatia celebrates independence while rival Serbs mourn 
    Updated: Aug-04-15 3:14 pm

    ZAGREB, Croatia - Tanks rumbled and soldiers marched as Croatia held a military parade Tuesday to mark the 20th anniversary of sealing its independence from Yugoslavia, while neighboring Serbia mourned victims of the military operation that marked the end of a four-year war.

  • NATO agrees on support package for Iraq story has photos
    Updated: Jul-31-15 12:37 pm

    BRUSSELS - NATO allies agreed Friday on a package of measures to help strengthen Iraqi security and defense forces, including in the fields of military training, demining and countering improvised explosive devices.