By 2024, NATO allies will spending $400 billion more on their militaries than in 2014, but Sec Gen @jensstoltenberg says the alliance cannot be "complacent."

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6 December 2019
Times reporting the London Bridge attacker was a convicted terrorist released on licence who was attending a conference on prisoner rehabilitation
The knife attacker shot dead on London Bridge was known to police and had connections to terror groups, a security source said
Another person is handcuffed, but this is not the suspect of the stabbing
No indication of terrorist motive in Hague knife attack: NOS
A large knife has been secured by detectives. The Hague
British police: more security patrols will be deployed in the capital following the stabbing incident at the London Bridge area
Metropolitan Police commissioner Cressida Dick has confirmed in addition to the suspect who was shot dead - two people injured in the London Bridge attack have died
Thousands demonstrate outside the office of the prime minister in Malta tonight as a mini-oligarch arrested for Daphne Caruana Galizia assassination names the prime minister's chief of staff as the man who commissioned him
Video of the chaos on the street after stabbing in Hudson Bay on the #GroteMarkstraat in The Hague
Gare Du Nord railway station in Paris was evacuated after discovery of an explosive device in a bag
The Hague Police: Three people were injured in the stabbing incident on the #GroteMarktstraat
6 day ago
Downing Street says Prime Minister Boris Johnson will chair a meeting of the Government's emergency Cobra committee at 9.30pm
Shop staff who were trapped in the Grote Marktstraat shops are leaving under police supervision. "Someone dead. At Hudson's Bay", - says one of the shocked staff.
British PM will convene Cobra meeting at 9.30 tonight
Stabbing alleged to have injured several people in a shopping street in The Hague (Grote Marktstraat)
Long distance area of #GareduNord in Paris being evacuated. Officer says some sort of suspicious package
Clashes reported near Zaitseve
The BBC is reporting two members of the public have died as a result of today's attack near #LondonBridge Bridge
Representative of President of Ukraine in Crimea has sent request to Apple on recent wrong marking of Crimea by the company
British Prime Minister: Stabbing at the London Bridge is a terrorist act
6 day ago
Greece reacts to Libya's GNA agreement with Turkey: asks Libyan envoy to Athens to present the maritime boundaries agreement to the Greek Foreign Ministry until December 5 or else he will be expelled
Putin: "You said the word mother can't be replaced. It turns out it can. In some countries they replaced it with parent #1 & parent #2. I hope that will never happen here"
"President Trump has been briefed on this morning's attack at the London Bridge and is monitoring the situation. The United States strongly condemns all horrific acts of violence on people, and we pledge our full support to our Ally, the United Kingdom."
6 day ago
Serbia's Security Information Agency has filed espionage charges against a Serbian and a Croatian citizen, accusing them of gathering information about war crimes cases and passing it to Croatian intelligence.
6 day ago
The positions of the Azerbaijani troops were shelled at in the Karabakh conflict zone and in three villages on the border with Armenia, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Azerbaijan reports
Basu: "We believe device strapped to body of suspect is a hoax suspect device"
Met Police confirms the suspect is dead
The Maltese prime minister has announced his resignation. The decision comes as controversy mounts over a probe into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia
Police: At this stage, the circumstances relating to the incident at LondonBridge remain unclear. However, as a precaution, we are currently responding to this incident as though it is terror-related. One man has been shot by police.
OSCE head @MiroslavLajcak visited Luhansk region
Buildings around London Bridge remain in lockdown as police describe the incident as "ongoing"
Area around Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral being cleared by armed police
Offices, pubs and bars still being evacuated close to London Bridge as police helicopter hovers overhead and more officers arrive on the ground
Police were called at 1:58pm to a stabbing at premises near to London Bridge. Emergency services attended, including officers from the Met and @CoLP A man has been detained by police. Police believe a number of people have been injured
Underground closed at Monument and overground not stopping London Bridge
French presidential official: Turkish ambassador will be summoned after insults by Erdogan
Video of shooting on #LondonBridge
Police now saying there has been no explosion. False alarm
More police heading to London Bridge
Police source tells there has been an explosion in Borough Market. Suspect with a knife at large
Video of Shooting at London Bridge #LondonBridge
Apparently there's been a shooting in #londonbridge on #tooleystreet
Police confirm it's dealing with incident on LondonBridge Reports of gunshots fired. Road cordoned off
Someone just shot on London Bridge in London
Something big going down on London Bridge1 week ago
Something big going down on London Bridge
1 week ago
London Metropolitan Police: We are currently dealing with an incident at London Bridge. Please stand by for updates
Police shouting for everyone to move away from London Bridge1 week ago
Police shouting for everyone to move away from London Bridge
1 week ago
President of Belarus Lukashenka Announces Upcoming Major Reshuffles in Government After New Year
Turkish President Erdogan: Turkey's security means security of Europe. If our country is not safe, it should be remembered that the safety of Europe also depends on this1 week ago
Turkish President Erdogan: Turkey's security means security of Europe. If our country is not safe, it should be remembered that the safety of Europe also depends on this
1 week ago
Erdogan: I am calling French President Macron to check if his own brain dead, and will call him again at NATO
1 week ago
The German government says the leaders of Turkey, Britain, Germany and France will meet to discuss the situation in Syria before a NATO summit in London opens next week
Movements in and out of Berlin/Schonefeld (SXF/EDDB) suspended until 1330UTC due to incident on a taxiway (via EuroControl). Inbounds are holding or diverting to Berlin/Tegel
Protesters gather in front of the British Consulate, with signs reading "no more betrayal, No. 10 act now" and "BN(O) is British"
Peskov: Putin and Lukashenka will meet until the new year, at the CSTO summit on November 28, they briefly talked
In response to French President Macron's statement that terrorism is NATO's biggest threat, not Russia, NATO Sec Gen @jensstoltenberg says the alliance doesn't have the luxury of choosing between the two
"We don't see any imminent threat by Russia against any NATO country," says SecGen @jensstoltenberg. But he notes Moscow's violations of international laws and norms and its heavy investments in its military
Activists are blocking the entrances into a shopping center in Paris as part of the "Block Friday" protests against consumerism on #BlackFriday
By 2024, NATO allies will spending $400 billion more on their militaries than in 2014, but Sec Gen @jensstoltenberg says the alliance cannot be "complacent."
The police are on site. As a reminder, a blocking action is underway at the "4 Temps à La Défense" Shopping Center on the occasion of Black Friday
The EU expects substantial progress from Normandy Four summit - Mogherini
1 week ago
As part of the tests, the frigate Admiral Kasatonov fired Caliber and Onyx missiles in the White Sea, missiles successfully hit targets - Northern Fleet
Occupation authorities in parts of Donetsk region declare whole area of Donetsk region as "territory of DNR"
Georgian Parliament Speaker Irakli Kobakhidze and European Georgia's Giga Bokeria have said Georgian Dream and opposition leaders will meet diplomats together tomorrow. The 'German [electoral] model will be one of the topics of discussion', the GPB and Tabula reported
1 week ago
Woman, suspected in espionage on behalf of Ukraine, and charged with treason, serves at Russian Black Sea Fleet - Russian MP Belik
Finland: Observing the national military exercise kaakko19. Here a group of special border guards after ambushing an enemy vehicle1 week ago
Finland: Observing the national military exercise #kaakko19. Here a group of special border guards after ambushing an enemy vehicle
Detentions began at a protest rally in Tbilisi. Leader of "European Georgia" and the ex-mayor of Tbilisi, Gigi Ugulava, have been detained.
MP Giorgi Kandelaki tweets: I just got arrested
1 week ago
Russian citizen was detained in occupied Sevastopol by FSB for espionage
1 week ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 9 times.
No metal barriers at the entrances of parliament today. Protesters are gathering as the rally was announced to start at 10:00. GD MPs however are reportedly at the parliament already as they arrived early morning. #TbilisiProtest
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 2km N of Shijak, Albania
Russia launched ICBM from Kapustin Yar to Sary Shagan in Kazakhstan
Foreign ministers of Egypt, Greece and Cyprus stress that there is no legal impact of the agreement signed between Turkey and the head of the Government of National Accord in Libya in the areas of security cooperation and maritime areas
One dead and one brought to hospital after an accident in Stockholm. Two persons arrested
1 week ago
Meeting between Russian and Ukrainian officials took place in Vienna on natural gas affairs
1 week ago
Olena Zerkal has resigned as a deputy foreign minister of Ukraine
From the Kapustin Yar firing range, the Topol intercontinental ballistic missile was launched, it successfully hit a target at the Sary-Shagan firing range in Kazakhstan - Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation
HellenicNavy La Combattante IIIb class Fast Missile Patrol Boat P27 HS Xenos during deployment in the eastern part of Greece patrolling near Kastellorizo island
Algerian parliament rejects EU statement on freedoms in the country
Deir Ezzor: A unit of British forces exits Kasserk base north of Tal Tamr in Hasakah countryside to move towards the base of Omar oil field in Deir Ezzor countryside
A unit of British forces leaves a US military base in al Hasakah to Omar oil field in Deir Ezzour1 week ago
A unit of British forces leaves a US military base in al Hasakah to Omar oil field in Deir Ezzour
1 week ago
President of Ukraine @ZelenskyyUa had phone call with Merkel
U.S. accuses Russia of helping Syria hide chemical weapons
Russian warplanes have targeted Kafr Nabl with missiles
ESA approves 14.4 billion and supports missions to the Moon and Mars
1 week ago
Turkish Foreign Minister accuses French president of "supporting terrorism"
[email protected] Secretary Gen. @jensstoltenberg telling reporters in Paris today: "It's correct we have agreed a new formula for sharing those costs, the US will pay less, Germany will pay more, so the US & Germany will pay the same, roughly 16% of NATO's budget"
1 week ago
German government expected to announce decision to formally outlaw the Iranian-backed terror group Hezbollah next week - @DerSPIEGEL
Several courts in St. Petersburg and Moscow have been evacuated after bomb threats. The alleged bomber requests Konstantin Malofeev, the sanctioned RU oligarch & Kremlin proxy, to "return the 120 bitcoins he stole"
Iran says French Foreign Minister Le Drian's remarks about JCPOA are "irresponsible"
1 week ago
FM of Greece Dendias: Turkey-Libya deal on maritime boundaries 'completely unacceptable'
Macron says NATO allies' common enemy is not Russia nor China, but terrorism
Today Italian authorities have carried out multiple blitzes against far-right cells in Italy: 19 men between Turin, Milan, Siracusa, Monza Brianza, Bergamo, Cremona, Genova, Imperia, Livorno, Messina, Torino, Cuneo, Padova, Verona, Vicenza e Nuoro are investigated
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