John-Thor Dahlburg
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NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisis
by John-Thor Dahlburg - February 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the...
NATO tests its capabilities and wants Russia to take note
by John-Thor Dahlburg - November 4, 2015 - 4:08pm
NATO is putting on its most fearsome display of military might in over a decade, a choreographed large-scale movement of soldiers, ships and planes meant to hone its capabilities as well as transmit an unmistakable...
NATO agrees on support package for Iraq
by John-Thor Dahlburg - July 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
European group seeks 24/7 protection at Jewish institutions
by John-Thor Dahlburg - February 15, 2015 - 9:03pm
A European Jewish organization on Sunday demanded round-the-clock protection at Jewish institutions following the shooting attacks in Denmark at a synagogue and free speech event that left two people dead.
EU leaders agree on new anti-terror measures
by John-Thor Dahlburg - February 13, 2015 - 9:34am
Spurred to action by last month's terror attacks in France, European Union leaders agreed Thursday on an ambitious range of new steps to better protect their countries from terrorism.
North Atlantic Treaty Organization: Fighting in eastern Ukraine fiercer than ever
by John-Thor Dahlburg - January 23, 2015 - 3:00am
Fighting in eastern Ukraine is fiercer than ever in some locations, NATO's top commander in Europe said Thursday — adding that the weapons systems seen now in the region have in the past heralded a fresh incursion...
New NATO chief: better ties with Russia possible
by John-Thor Dahlburg - October 2, 2014 - 5:36am
NATO's new secretary-general struck a more conciliatory tone yesterday on Russia, saying there's a chance now for improved relations between Moscow and the West.
A Scottish 'Yes' also means exit from EU, NATO
by John-Thor Dahlburg - September 15, 2014 - 3:07pm
If Scottish voters this week say Yes to independence, not only will they tear up the map of Great Britain, they'll shake the twin pillars of Western Europe's postwar prosperity and security — the European Union...
EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions
by John-Thor Dahlburg - July 26, 2014 - 1:11pm
The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed.
What is known about plane crash in Ukraine
by John-Thor Dahlburg - July 18, 2014 - 10:15am
Here's what is known, and what has been claimed, about Thursday's crash of a Malaysian jetliner carrying 298 people in eastern Ukraine:
NATO signals no new members for the present
by John-Thor Dahlburg - July 5, 2014 - 3:11pm
Faced with a newly aggressive Russia, NATO has been mulling how to react, but it is ruling out one option: rapid expansion.
Ukraine signs historic pact with EU despite Russia
by John-Thor Dahlburg - June 28, 2014 - 1:17am
Ukraine's new president signed a sweeping economic and political pact with the European Union on Friday, pushing his troubled country closer into a European orbit over the protests of Russia, which warned of possible...
EU ministers blame Russia for Ukraine interference
by John-Thor Dahlburg - April 15, 2014 - 5:17am
Deploring what they called yet more Russian interference in Ukraine, European Union foreign ministers debated yesterday if further sanctions against Russia should be imposed.
In Ukraine's east, some beg for Russian iron hand
by John-Thor Dahlburg - March 14, 2014 - 1:14am
Lidia Gany had some tea and bread, all she can afford these days for most meals, put on her duffel coat with the fake purple fur collar, and came down to the main square of this down-at-the-heels industrial city...
EU: Corruption costing bloc $162 billion annually
by John-Thor Dahlburg - February 4, 2014 - 3:06am
Corruption affects all member countries of the European Union and costs the bloc's economies around 120 billion euros ($162.19 billion) a year, an official EU report published yesterday said.
EU poised to suspend some sanctions on Iran
by John-Thor Dahlburg - January 18, 2014 - 7:00am
Sometime between breakfast and lunchtime Monday, a message will arrive in Belgium's capital that should set in motion an international diplomatic machine, affect billions of dollars blocked in banks and have repercussions...
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