Europe

'Rising threat' China tops US's adversaries list: Esper

Pentagon chief's condemnation of Beijing denounced by Chinese foreign minister accusing Washington of 'smear campaign'.

Mark Esper: 'Rising threat' China tops US's adversaries list

United States

US, Taliban negotiate 7-day reduction in violence: Pentagon

Two warring sides agree to reduce violence as President Donald Trump says a peace agreement was 'very close'.

US, Taliban negotiate 7-day reduction in violence: Pentagon

NATO

Support for NATO lowest in Turkey, declines in France and US

Cracks in military alliance have seen public support in some member states fall, according to new research.

Support for NATO lowest in Turkey, declines in France and US

People & Power

Secret Sardinia

We investigate the consequences of NATO weapon tests on the Mediterranean island.

The Bottom Line

What is behind Trump's call to turn NATO into 'NATO plus ME'?

The US president asked NATO to become 'much more involved in the Middle East'. So what's next for the military alliance?

NATO

Is NATO about to become 'more involved' in the Middle East?

As tensions with Iran soar, Trump calls on NATO to deploy troops and take on a greater role in the Middle East.

Is NATO about to become 'more involved' in the Middle East?

Inside Story

Will NATO take a greater role in the Middle East?

US President Donald Trump said he will be asking the alliance to become more involved in the region.

Iran

NATO heeds Trump's call to be 'more involved' in Middle East

Alliance backs US president following his assassination of Iran's Qassem Soleimani, and Tehran's retaliatory attacks.

NATO heeds Trump's call to be 'more involved' in Middle East

Soleimani assassination

NATO taking 'some personnel' out of Iraq due to safety concerns

Tehran's pledge to retaliate after the US assassinated Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani has spooked NATO.

NATO taking 'some personnel' out of Iraq due to safety concerns

NATO

NATO stands with US after Soleimani assassination and warns Iran

Head of military alliance says new conflict would be in 'no one's interest' as US-Iran tensions peak.

NATO stands with US after Soleimani assassination and warns Iran

NATO

NATO to review Iraq mission after Soleimani killing

Military allies must respond to Iraqi demands to leave the country following the killing of a top Iranian commander.

NATO to review Iraq mission after Soleimani killing

Turkey

US seeks clarification on Erdogan's military base closure threat

US defence chief Esper says he needs to understand how serious Turkish president's threats to close Incirlik base are.

US seeks clarification on Erdogan's military base closure threat

NewsFeed

NATO leaders appear to joke about Trump

NATO leaders are caught on camera appearing to mock US President Donald Trump at a Buckingham Palace reception.

Russia

Russia, Turkey working on new S-400 missile contract: Official

In a move that would anger Washington, Turkey, a NATO member, and Russia extend weapons deal.

Russia, Turkey working on new S-400 missile contract: Official

AJ Impact

NATO declares space an 'operational domain'

Agreement seen as a two-for-one deal - to increase security and placate US President Donald Trump.

NATO declares space an 'operational domain'