A spokesperson for the president-elect said no official decision has been made, although Mattis has been favourite for the job since Trump's election.
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has urged member states to enlarge the military alliance by ratifying the accession of Montenegro during a summit in…
US President-elect Donald Trump is right to call on Europeans to spend more on defence, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Friday.
US President-elect Donald Trump is right to call on Europeans to spend more on defence, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on
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A strong NATO is in the interests of both Europe and the United States, the head of the alliance said on Tuesday, following Donald Trump’s election victory.
EU ministers meeting in Brussles agree to boost the bloc's security and defence strategy and to show 'independence' from US
This is the Admiral Kuznetsov, the Russian aircraft carrier said to be so unreliable it has to travel with a tug in case it breaks down.
France and Germany have laid the groundwork for a European defence plan at an informal meeting of defence ministers in Bratislava.
Voters in Switzerland have approved a draft law to beef up surveillance powers in the alpine country.
The candidates to become the next US president have squared off on the same stage for the first time.
While the UK question hangs over Europe, Brexit is not on the official agenda for the upcoming informal EU Summit on 16 September in Bratislava A flurry of pre-summit meetings have already been taking
State media in Iran says the army has begun deploying a Russian supplied S-300 air missile defence system around the Fordo nuclear facility.
A defiant China has now formalised its objections to an international tribunal ruling that says its claims to territorial rights in the South China Sea have no legal…
NATO was once considered a relic of the Cold War, but now it is once again having to confront Russia which invaded eastern Ukraine in 2014 and annexed the Crimean…
For the first time in four years there has been a rise in global defence spending according to the latest report by the Stockholm International
A $360 million US warship broke down as it headed from the shipyard to its home port. The USS Milwaukee was heading to San Diego from Milwaukee
Europe is on high security alert following the attacks in Paris on November 13. During this short period of time Europeans have had to get used to a
Turkey insists it seeks no fight with Russia on its Syrian border as Russia boosts air base defencesTuesday’s shooting down by Turkey of a Russian jet on its Syrian border is the worst incident between a NATO member and Moscow in half a century
Tuesday’s shooting down by Turkey of a Russian jet on its Syrian border is the worst incident between a NATO member and Moscow in half a century