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Spies create top NATO commander’s fake Facebook profile

March 13th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) NATO's top commander has been embroiled in a major security alert after a fake Facebook account was opened under his name by "Chinese spies".Senior British ... Read more...

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NATO commander to talk Euro missile shield in Moscow

October 10th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) NATO Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, US Admiral James Stavridis and Russia's Chief of the General Staff Nikolai Makarov will make another attempt to overcome ... Read more...

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NATO chief expresses fears over presence of al-Qaeda members among Libyan rebels

March 30th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Admiral James Stavridis, NATO's supreme allied commander in Europe, has warned that American intelligence had found "flickers" of terrorist activity among the rebel groups in Libya."We are examining ... Read more...

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NATO, EU to discuss military and economic options to resolve Libya crisis

March 10th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.10 (ANI): Ministers of European Union and NATO will meet to discuss options to deal with Libya's Muammar Gaddafi as leaders ponder military and economic options to resolve the crisis in ... Read more...

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Pen gun owned by Lord Mountbatten to be auctioned

June 2nd, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): A James Bond-style gun that is disguised as a pencil and was given as a gift to Lord Mountbatten, the last viceroy of the British Indian Empire, is ... Read more...

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Alexander Haig Passes Away At 85

February 21st, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Baltimore, Feb 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alexander Haig passed away in Baltimore, at the Johns Hopkins Hospital on Saturday, Feb 20. According to close sources, the former Chief of Staff of ... Read more...

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US President Barack Obama mourns Alexander Haig’s death

February 21st, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US President Barack Obama has mourned the death of the former Secretary of State Alexander Haig in a statement. He described Alexander Haig as a ... Read more...

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Former US secretary of state Alexander Haig dead

February 20th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (DPA) Alexander Haig, a former NATO commander and a top official in three Republican administrations, died Saturday, Fox News reported, citing Haig's family. Haig, 85, had been hospitalised ... Read more...

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Top Presidential Adviser Alxeander Haig Hospitalized

February 19th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Philadelphia, Feb 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, former secretary of state and top adviser to three presidents, ALexander Haig has been hospitalized in Baltimore, Maryland. He is currently at John ... Read more...

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US should not exit Afghanistan unless Qaeda leadership is eliminated: Ex-NATO commander

November 19th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.19 (ANI): The United States should not think of vacating Afghanistan until the Al-Qaeda leadership, which is supposedly based in Pakistan, is eliminated, a former NATO commander-in-chief has said.Speaking at ... Read more...

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Top US commander in Afghanistan has asked for more troops: Report

September 27th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 27 (DPA) The top US and International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) military commander for Afghanistan, General Stanley McChrystal, has formally asked the Pentagon for additional troops, FOX News reported ... Read more...

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NATO replaces top soldier with sailor

May 13th, 2009 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Mons (Belgium), May 12 (DPA) NATO Tuesday appointed a US admiral to take charge of all its military operations, including the ground war in Afghanistan, as the former commander, General Bantz ... Read more...

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NATO appoints new SACEUR

May 12th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by admin
NATO's Defence Planning Committee has agreed to the requests from President Barack H. Obama to release General Bantz J. Craddock, United States Army from his responsibilities as Supreme Allied Commander, Europe ... Read more...

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General Craddock removed as NATO’s military head

May 12th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by admin
Brussels, BELGIUM (BNO NEWS) – NATO decided on Tuesday to remove General Bantz J. Craddock as its Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, better known as NATO's military head, BNO News confirms. Craddock ... Read more...

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Three wounded in blast in Afghan capital

March 18th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 18 (DPA) Three civilians were wounded Wednesday in a blast triggered by a roadside bomb in Kabul as NATO's highest decision-making body, led by its secretary general, was ending a ... Read more...

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NATO chief calls for re-evaluation of relations with russia

November 18th, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Nov 18 (DPA) Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), said Tuesday that the alliance should re-evaluate its relations with Russia without severing them.The relations ... Read more...

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British PM rules out possibility of talks with Taliban

November 3rd, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Doha , Nov 3 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has said that negotiations with the Taliban on the war in Afghanistan were unlikely.In an interview with Al-Jazeera TV, Brown said ... Read more...

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‘Partners have broken promises for Afghanistan’

July 28th, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 28 (DPA) NATO's American general John Craddock, during an inspection tour to Afghanistan last week, accused member nations and leaders of breaking promises in the ongoing effort to support ... Read more...

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