Trump meets Merkel for tough talks in Washington
German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets with President Trump on a one-day visit to Washington, with the two leaders far apart on issues like the Iran nuclear deal, NATO spending and trade.
NATO allies German, Turkey attempt a thaw
Germany and Turkey's foreign ministers agree to pull out all the stops to improve ties that have soured due to disputes over Ankara's post-coup crackdown and the arrests of German citizens in Turkey.
Russian defence minister's plane buzzed by NATO jet
Russian defence minister's plane buzzed by NATO jet.
Trump 'committing' U.S. to Article 5
U.S. President Donald Trump says "I'm committing the United States to Article 5," during a news conference at the White House, weeks after disappointing NATO allies for not mentioning his support.
President Trump meets GCC leaders
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council in Riyadh as part of his effort to counter Iran with a NATO-like Arab force.
Trump approves arming Kurds to fight Islamic State
U.S. President Donald Trump approves supplying arms to Kurdish fighters, part of an effort to retake the Syrian city of Raqqa from Islamic State, despite fierce opposition from NATO ally Turkey.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson attends first NATO meeting
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson attends in his first NATO meeting in Brussels on Friday (March 31). He told allies that the United States will uphold previous agreements and ensure the alliance has the capability to defend itself, including from Russian aggression.
Trump and Merkel touch on NATO and trade at their conference
US President Donald Trump says he backs the NATO alliance but, with visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel at his side, stresses that some member states were not contributing enough.
Ships, submarines, aircraft begin NATO anti-submarine exercises in Mediterranean
NATO anti-submarine exercises have begun in the central Mediterranean sea, bringing together ships, submarines and aircraft from ten nations.