United States  

NATO to hold urgent meeting on Monday over Iraq-Iran crisis

Reuters Sunday, 5 January 2020
NATO ambassadors will gather on Monday in Brussels for an urgent meeting convened by the head of the military alliance to discuss the situation in the Middle East after a U.S. drone strike in Baghdad killed a top Iranian general, a NATO official said.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

πŸ’‘ One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

NATO NATO Intergovernmental military alliance of Western states

NYT Report: Russian Agents Paid Afghan Militants To Kill US, NATO Troops [Video]

NYT Report: Russian Agents Paid Afghan Militants To Kill US, NATO Troops

A New York Times bombshell report says Russia offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill NATO troops in Afghanistan. NATO troops in Afghanistan include American forces. According to Business Insider, interrogations indicated that the militants were offered bounties from Russian agents. The agents specifically came from Unit 29155, a branch of Russia's GRU military intelligence agency. The Times' source said President Donald Trump was briefed of the intelligence assessment.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:40Published
Poland's Duda promises 'stronger alliance' with Donald Trump during U.S. visit [Video]

Poland's Duda promises 'stronger alliance' with Donald Trump during U.S. visit

The U.S. president praised Poland for its NATO defence spending and criticised Germany for buying gas from Russia. View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:19Published
Emmanuel Macron: 'Turkey is playing a dangerous game in Libya' [Video]

Emmanuel Macron: 'Turkey is playing a dangerous game in Libya'

The French president's remarks on Turkey's military intervention in the Libyan civil war follows an encounter between the two NATO allies' ships in the MediterraneanView on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 00:25Published
β€˜The world needs a policeman, the bad guys are filling the US vacuum,’ says ex-NATO chief Rasmussen [Video]

β€˜The world needs a policeman, the bad guys are filling the US vacuum,’ says ex-NATO chief Rasmussen

And there’s no better candidate right now than the United States, says former NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:25Published

City of Brussels City of Brussels Capital of Belgium

Brussels police bring defamation case against black MEP Herzberger-Fofana over racism complaint [Video]

Brussels police bring defamation case against black MEP Herzberger-Fofana over racism complaint

Belgium's largest police union denies systemic racism in the country's police force, despite counterclaims by the Black Lives Matter movement.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:56Published
Post-Brexit trade: Row over state aid as face-to-face talks resume in Brussels [Video]

Post-Brexit trade: Row over state aid as face-to-face talks resume in Brussels

Talks on a future EU-UK trade deal have resumed in Brussels, with negotiators meeting face-to-face for the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:40Published

Baghdad Baghdad Capital of Iraq

Divisions in Iraqi forces over crackdown on Iran-backed group [Video]

Divisions in Iraqi forces over crackdown on Iran-backed group

Al Jazeera gains exclusive access to base of Kataib Hezbollah, which has been accused of attacking US forces in Iraq and raided by Baghdad government.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 09:02Published
Iraqi orphans adapt to life under lockdown [Video]

Iraqi orphans adapt to life under lockdown

The outbreak has changed the lives of orphans at a Baghdad orphanage. Not only are they not able to go to school, visits and outdoor activities have been cancelled. Francis Maguire reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:33Published
Hundreds gather in Baghdad in new round of anti-gov't protests [Video]

Hundreds gather in Baghdad in new round of anti-gov't protests

Demonstrators gather demanding 'actual results' following a series of pledges by new PM Mustafa al-Kadhimi.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:54Published

Middle East Middle East region that encompasses Western Asia and Egypt

Migrant medical staff from the Middle East help fight COVID-19 in Europe [Video]

Migrant medical staff from the Middle East help fight COVID-19 in Europe

Migrant communities from the Middle East and North Africa have been helping fight the COVID-19 pandemic in European nations to offset staffing shortfalls.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 03:26Published
Why isn't there one unified sign language in the Middle East region? [Video]

Why isn't there one unified sign language in the Middle East region?

Why isn't there one unified sign language in the Middle East region?

Credit: Euronews English    Duration: 03:00Published
Qatar Airways Mandates Face Masks AND Shields, Puts Health First [Video]

Qatar Airways Mandates Face Masks AND Shields, Puts Health First

Face masks on flights have quickly become the norm as travelers tentatively return to the skies. Qatar Airways has taken this a step further, according to reports at CNN. Qatar Airways has announced that its passengers will be required to wear a face shield... ...in addition to a face mask or face covering. The Middle East carrier says it will be issuing fliers with protection kits before boarding. The kits include face shields, hand sanitizer, a surgical face mask, and disposable globes.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:42Published
How has Caracalla Dance Theatre influenced culture in the Middle East? [Video]

How has Caracalla Dance Theatre influenced culture in the Middle East?

Lebanese-born Abdel-Halim Caracalla created the Caracalla Dance Theatre during an era when pursuing a career in the expressive arts was not the norm.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 12:00Published

You Might Like


Tweets about this