NATO

NATO launches its largest war games since end of Cold War

Mock battle in Norway will send 'clear message to any potential adversary', transatlantic security alliance says.

NATO launches its largest war games since end of Cold War

Europe

Macedonia parliament to vote on name change

Pro-change politicians fall short of an absolute majority in the parliament, casting doubt on the deal's future.

Macedonia parliament to vote on name change

Macedonia

Macedonia parliament to vote on name change

PM Zoran Zaev will need support of two-thirds of parliament to change the name to Republic of Northern Macedonia.

Macedonia parliament to vote on name change

Europe

Hungary expels Ukrainian diplomat in growing row

Ukraine is investigating ethnic Hungarians for possible 'high treason' for reciting oaths to Hungary.

'High treason': Hungary, Ukraine in dispute over language laws

Europe

Airport project on world's largest island sparks sovereignty row

Denmark and Greenland reach agreement for Copenhagen to partly fund upgrades to three airports.

Airport project on world's largest island sparks sovereignty row

Europe

Russia to hold biggest war games since Cold War

NATO to monitor Russia's September drill of 300,000 troops, 1,000 aircraft, two naval fleets and all its airborne units.

Russia to hold biggest war games since Cold War

Serbia

Russia delivers fighter jets to Serbia

Moscow gave the secondhand aircraft to Serbia for free after they underwent extensive overhauls.

Russia delivers fighter jets to Serbia

Turkey

Russia to deliver S-400 missiles to Turkey in 2019

Announcement on expedited shipment comes amid a growing rift between Turkey and its NATO allies in the West.

Russia to deliver S-400 missiles to Turkey in 2019

Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Suicide bomber kills 3 NATO troops

Three Czech service members killed in suicide bomb attack on NATO patrol in Parwan province.

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bomber kills NATO troops in Parwan

Europe

Trump: NATO allies to increase military spending

US president says NATO members agreed to up defence budget, but reports say nothing was resolved at Brussels summit.

NATO

NATO holds unplanned meeting as Trump ramps up rhetoric

US president has been questioning the value of NATO and has called on member states to increase military spending.

NATO holds unplanned meeting as Trump ramps up rhetoric

Europe

Russia, Greece spat and diplomatic tit-for-tat

Greece is reportedly unhappy with Russia’s efforts to sink the name deal struck with Greece’s neighbour, which will allow it to be named North Macedonia.

NATO

Trump pushes NATO allies to double military spending

The demand by US president is in line with his rhetoric against members of key alliance for lack of defence spending.

NATO

Trump: Germany is 'captive' to Russia

In heated exchange with NATO chief ahead of summit, Trump is fiercely critical of Germany for importing gas from Russia.

NATO

NATO-Trump showdown? What to expect at crucial summit

Funding and upcoming Trump-Putin talks have dominated discussions in the lead-up to Wednesday's summit in Brussels.