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Regional or minority languages are protected in Norway, but further efforts needed

Progress has been made while promoting regional and minority languages in Norway, such as the Sami languages, Kven/Finnish and Romani/Romanes, according to a report published by the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages.
11-07-2018, 10:17, Новости » Общество

Protection of European minorities’ rights must remain a priority, says Secretary General at a conference in Strasbourg

“Minorities and Minority Languages in a Changing Europe” is the title of a conference held in Strasbourg on 18-19 June on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the entry into force of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities and the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages, the two key treaties of the Council of Europe in this area.
19-06-2018, 13:23, Политика, Общество

NATO Secretary General discusses summit preparations with the President of Croatia

NATO Secretary General discusses summit preparations with the President of CroatiaSpeaking after a meeting with the Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, the NATO Secretary General thanked Croatia for contributions to NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence battlegroups in Lithuania and Poland, and to the Alliance’s missions in Afghanistan and in Kosovo.
14-06-2018, 14:26, Политика, Общество, Нота

NATO hosts the African Union for Military to Military Staff Talks

NATO hosts the African Union for Military to Military Staff TalksOn 6 June 2018, the Cooperative Security Division of the NATO International Military Staff (IMS) hosted the annual NATO – African Union (AU) Military to Military staff talks with a delegation from the AU and 30 representatives from other NATO bodies.
13-06-2018, 20:20, Политика, Общество, Нота

Exercise Trident Juncture 18 to demonstrate NATO’s ability to defend itself

Exercise Trident Juncture 18 to demonstrate NATO’s ability to defend itselfAll Allies, as well as partners Finland and Sweden, will participate in NATO’s largest military exercise in recent years, which will take place in Norway in October-November. Trident Juncture 18 will have an Article 5 (collective defence) scenario, and will be under the command of Admiral James G. Foggo, Commander of Joint Force Command Naples.
12-06-2018, 14:16, Политика, Общество, Нота

Secretary General praises Italy’s «essential role» in NATO

Secretary General praises Italy’s «essential role» in NATONATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte in Rome on Monday (11 June 2018), praising Italy’s many contributions to security in Europe and beyond. Mr. Stoltenberg welcomed that Italy plays a leading role in Afghanistan and Kosovo, provides air policing for Montenegro, has deployed troops to Latvia, and leads NATO’s high-readiness Spearhead Force.
11-06-2018, 12:05, Политика, Общество, Нота

First visit to Mauritania by Chairman of the NATO Military Committee

First visit to Mauritania by Chairman of the NATO Military CommitteeGeneral Petr Pavel, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee visited Nouakchott, Mauritania from 29-30 May 2018.
03-06-2018, 16:53, Политика, Общество, Нота

NATO’s Military Intelligence Community meets in Ottawa

NATO’s Military Intelligence Community meets in OttawaOn 23-24 May 2018, the Military Intelligence Committee held one of two annual meetings in Ottawa, Canada. NATO Nations and key stakeholders responsible for Intelligence met to discuss key Intelligence topics and ongoing strands of work.
02-06-2018, 13:35, Политика, Общество, Нота

Secretary General welcomes President of Colombia to NATO

Secretary General welcomes President of Colombia to NATOSecretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia to NATO for talks on Thursday (31 May 2018), marking the first-ever visit by a Colombian head of state to the Alliance. Colombia is NATO’s newest partner, and its first in Latin America.
01-06-2018, 19:52, Политика, Общество, Нота

NATO-Russia Council meets in Brussels

NATO-Russia Council meets in BrusselsThe NATO-Russia Council met at Ambassadorial level in Brussels on Thursday (31 May 2018).
31-05-2018, 19:11, Политика, Общество, Нота