Security

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 07:59
NATO defense ministers are meeting this week as the alliance faces what many here call an inflection point: how to preserve hard-earned NATO operational capabilities while winding down operations in Afghanistan over the coming months.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 07:31
U.S. State Department Spokesperson Marie Harf discusses U.S. drone and surveillance policies as well as ongoing discussions and evolving relationships with Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Iran. She also speaks about the Geneva II conference to address the Syrian crisis.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 07:28
A meeting was held at the North Atlantic Council, NATO headquarters, Brussels with the defence ministers of NATO member countries and non-NATO ISAF Contributing Nations.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 09:23
NATO Secretary- General Anders Fogh Rasmussen says that the alliance will keep on supporting Afghanistan after the withdrawal of most foreign forces next year.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 13:28

For the last several years, Central Asia has been a key partner for the United States in the transportation of military cargo to and from Afghanistan. But recently the region's role has begun to shift, and due to the difficulty of working in Central Asia and the enhanced cooperation of Pakistan, Central Asia is becoming increasingly marginal to the war effort in Afghanistan.

Monday, October 21, 2013 - 12:55
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel met with Romania's Minister of Defense Mircea Dusa today at the Pentagon, a meeting that produced a number of significant agreements, which Pentagon Spokesman George Little said will enhance the strong and productive partnership the U.S. enjoys with Romania.
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 09:32
Tajik and Afghan presidents have reportedly discussed issues related to implementing ambitious economic projects and providing regional security.
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 09:30
According to him, acceleration of CASA-1000 implementation was discussed at the meeting.
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 11:37

A roundup of some of the top articles and news highlights from around Central Eurasia over the last week:

Central Asia:

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 19:42
Armenia considers the consolidation of the CSTO military component an important factor in maintaining stability and security also in the South Caucasus.

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