NATO Chief Appoints Group of Experts to Study Ways to Strengthen The Alliance


NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday appointed a bunch of consultants to review methods to additional strengthen political dimension of the alliance, because it was agreed within the Leaders’ Meeting in London final 12 months.

Turkey’s Ambassador Tacan Ildem might be among the many group of 5 male and 5 feminine consultants from different allied international locations.

The group “will offer recommendations to reinforce Alliance unity, increase political consultation and coordination between Allies, and strengthen NATO’s political role,” mentioned a NATO assertion.

“The group will engage with Allied capitals and the North Atlantic Council, NATO’s decision making body, and other relevant stakeholders,” it added.

It will collectively be co-chaired by Thomas de Maiziere of Germany and Wess Mitchell of the U.S.

The different members of the group embrace Greta Bossenmaier from Canada, Anja Dalgaard-Nielsen from Denmark, Hubert Vedrine from France, Marta Dassu from Italy, Herna Verhagen from the Netherlands, Anna Fotyga from Poland, and John Bew from the U.Okay.

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