Monthly Archives: March 2016

Germany’s Chairmanship in OSCE 2016

Following the result of the unanimous vote by the Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security Co-operation in Europe ‘OSCE’   in December 2014, the Federal Republic of Germany was elected for the second time for the Chairmanship of 2016.   … Continue reading

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Denmark’s new Humanitarian aid to UNMAS

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark has allocated new aid to United Nation agency UNMAS to help Mine Action Response.   “This contribution reflects our strong and consistent support for the United Nations in its delivery and coordination of mine action. … Continue reading

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The Leadership of Netherlands in EU Presidency 2016

In 2016 the Netherlands holds the EU Presidency for the twelfth time. The last time was in 2004.  Holding the Presidency involves mediating and brokering compromises between the 28 EU member states and between EU institutions like the Council, European Commission … Continue reading

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Transatlantic Solidarity more important than ever

                                     Foreign Minister Steinmeier and Secretary John Kerry during the press conference, Washington DC February 29, 2016 ©Germany.info Federal Foreign Minister Dr. Steinmeier travelled to Washington and met with the U.S Secretary John Kerry. The visit was to strengthen ‘the … Continue reading

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The European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo EULEX

The Operation is one of the largest Law-Enforcement Mission in the frameworks of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), launched in February 2008 and reached full Operational capacity in April 2009. The EULEX assists the Kosovo Authorities in strengthening … Continue reading

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The U.S-European Air Forces in NATO Training Exercise Real Thaw

U.S. Airmen and NATO Forces in the opening  ceremony of Real Thaw at Beja Air Base, Portugal, February 21, 2016 ©USAFEU-Africa/Senior Airman Dawn M. Weber  The U.S Air force from Europe participated in one of NATO’s recent Training Exercise ‘Real Thaw’ … Continue reading

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The Netherlands EU Presidency 2016

The Netherlands EU Presidency 2016

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U.S-European Armed-Forces deepening in Norwegian icy water in joint NATO Cold Response 16

March 2016© The UK Royal Navy From February 19 until March 22, the NATO Allied encompassing 16,000 Military personnel are participating in one of the NATO’s largest Training Multinational Military Exercise to upgrade and intensify the Allied Capability of Combat … Continue reading

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Standing NATO Maritime Group-1 is positioned for ‘COLD RESPONSE 16’

Standing NATO Maritime Group-1 ( SNMG1) visited Trondheim Norway, as a routine visit to the North and Baltic Sea, before launching one of the biggest NATO Maritime Military Training- Exercise ‘COLD RESPONSE 16’, which will take off in early March.  … Continue reading

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