Alex Gatopoulos

Alex Gatopoulos

Europe

Allies show off might in NATO's biggest war games post-Cold War

NATO began the main phase of military exercises in a display of force meant to underline its ability to deter Russia.

Allies show off might in NATO's biggest war games post-Cold War

Europe

NATO war games: Technology changing strategies

Al Jazeera looks at how new technologies will keep an army supplied and protected in a time of war.

NATO war games: Technology changing strategies

Europe

NATO military drills: Germany sends largest contingent

The German armed forces lead the biggest military exercises of NATO since the Cold War.

NATO military drills: Germany sends largest contingent

Europe

Norway hosts biggest NATO war games since end of Cold War

Today, Norway will host the start of NATO’s 2018 Trident Juncture war games. It will involve 50,000 troops from all 29 member states, plus non-members Sweden and Finland.

Norway hosts biggest NATO war games since end of Cold War

War & Conflict

Three things to know about North Korea's missile tests

With advances in its long-range missile programme, here are three technical milestones and why they matter.

Three things to know about North Korea's missile tests

Asia Pacific

Explainer: Why didn't Japan shoot down Pyongyang's missiles?

So why didn’t Japan shoot down North Korean missile that recently flew directly over the country?

Explainer: Why didn't Japan shoot down Pyongyang's missiles?

Investigative

How successful was Israel's Iron Dome?

While experts have questioned the Iron Dome's success rate, countries are clamouring to buy the missile defence system.

How successful was Israel's Iron Dome?

Interactive

Syria: Targets and capabilities

Explore the strength, bases and weapons of US and Syrian armed forces.

Syria: Targets and capabilities