- Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions - for now Updated: Apr-17-14 5:29 pm
- NATO ups military presence amid Russian threat Updated: Apr-16-14 7:55 pm
- EU agrees to work more closely with NATO Updated: Apr-15-14 11:16 am
- NATO's chief: Russia's actions are illegitimate Updated: Apr-11-14 6:50 am
- Norway's Stoltenberg appointed as new NATO chief Updated: Mar-28-14 1:46 pm
- Obama worries NATO allies spending less on defense Updated: Mar-26-14 1:14 pm
- Obama plays up US-Europe bond amid Russia tension Updated: Mar-26-14 1:00 pm
GENEVA - In a surprise accord, Ukraine and Russia agreed Thursday on tentative steps to halt violence and calm tensions along their shared border after more than a month of Cold War-style military posturing triggered by Moscow's annexation of Crimea.
BRUSSELS - NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia's aggression in Ukraine, the alliance's chief said Wednesday.
LUXEMBOURG - Spooked by Russia's actions against Ukraine and what the Kremlin may attempt in the future, European Union defense ministers agreed Tuesday to step up cooperation with the U.S.-led NATO defense alliance.
SOFIA, Bulgaria - NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has urged Russia to pull back its troops from Ukraine's borders and enter a dialogue respecting Ukraine's sovereignty.
BRUSSELS - Former Norwegian Premier Jens Stoltenberg will take over as NATO chief starting in October, the second Scandinavian in a row to lead the military alliance.
BRUSSELS - President Barack Obama says he's concerned that some NATO allies are reducing their spending on defense.
BRUSSELS - President Barack Obama and European Union leaders presented a unified front Wednesday against Russia's annexation of Crimea, promoting trans-Atlantic trade as an antidote to Russia's influence in the region and a way to help Europe become less dependent on Moscow for energy.