Lithuania ‘Forced’ To Hike Taxes To Meet NATO’s Military Spending Target; Fears Losing Membership?

Published on May 22, 2024 11:36 PM IST NATO member Lithuania is planning to raise taxes on companies, fuel, and alcohol as part of a package of measures to raise additional funds for defense next year. The proposed steps include hiking the corporate tax rate to 16% from 15%, and raising the excise tax on … Read more

NATO On The Edge As Putin Plans To Revise Baltic Sea Border; Russia Says… | Report

Published on May 22, 2024 06:15 PM IST Russia’s defence ministry has proposed a revision to the borders in the Baltic Sea, aiming to expand its territorial waters next to NATO rival nations. According to the draft decree, it will define the width of the mainland coastline and Baltic Sea islands that will alter the … Read more

NATO Leader Mocks Putin’s Nuclear Threat, Says Ready To Send Troops To Ukraine: Risking Open War?

Published on May 08, 2024 10:28 PM IST According to reports in Financial Times, Lithuania is prepared to send its soldiers on a training mission to Ukraine despite Russia’s nuclear threats. Lithuanian Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte’s comments came days after Russian President Putin ordered a nuclear weapons drill in response to ‘Western threats and provocations’. … Read more

Ukraine, NATO Panicking Over Putin’s Nuclear Drill Move? How West Reacted To Russia’s Declaration

Published on May 07, 2024 08:58 AM IST Russia’s unprecedented announcement of a military drill involving tactical nuclear weapons invited strong reactions from Ukraine and its Western allies. Moscow on May 6 said that it would soon hold simulations of deploying tactical nuclear weapons, which are smaller in size than strategic nukes, and meant for … Read more

Trump NATO Revamp Plan Revealed: Will Force Members To Increase Defence Spending By… | Watch

Published on May 05, 2024 12:09 AM IST Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will force NATO members to ramp up defence spending from 2% to 3% of GDP if he is re-elected in November, according to a report by The Telegraph on May 3, citing sources close to the former US President. Watch INTERNATIONAL NEWS … Read more

NATO Nation Up In Arms Against Israel’s Gaza War; Set To Join South Africa’s Genocide Case At ICJ

Published on May 02, 2024 06:59 PM IST Nato nation Turkey will join South Africa’s genocide case against Israel at the ICJ. The announcement was made by the Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan. Fidan said legal experts have been studying how to participate in the case at the world’s top court. Watch for more. INTERNATIONAL … Read more

Ex-German General’s Brutal Attack On U.S.-Led West Over Russia-Ukraine War; ‘Fatal To Believe…’

Published on May 01, 2024 04:52 PM IST The former German chief of staff, Harald Kujat, and former NATO Military Committee Chairman has warned that the West was ‘fatally’ mistaken in their assumption about the Russia-Ukraine war. He told Germany’s Overton Magazine that “it would be a fatal mistake to believe that Ukraine’s prospects will … Read more

After France, Another NATO Nation Tests Putin’s Red Line? German Troops Near Russia Border For…

Published on Apr 24, 2024 12:13 AM IST Germany is conducting a massive military drill near the Russian border in Lithuania. More than 3,000 troops will take part in the drills named Grand Quadriga 2024. Additionally, 200 pieces of German military hardware, including Leopard tanks, will take part in the drill. The mega exercise comes … Read more

‘Mandatory Aid…’: Russia Accuses U.S. Of ‘Forcing’ NATO Members To Help Kyiv | Details

Published on Apr 04, 2024 10:24 PM IST Russia has accused the U.S. of forcing NATO members to assist Kyiv in the ongoing Ukraine war. Russian Foreign Minister claimed the U.S. is trying to compel all NATO member states. Sergey Lavrov said that voluntary aid to Ukraine is turning into “mandatory military aid”. The Russian … Read more

Scholz Hardens Stand On Sending German Troops, Taurus Missiles To Ukraine | ‘Won’t Send…’

Published on Mar 28, 2024 09:24 PM IST Germany has taken a hard stand against sending troops and Taurus missiles to Ukraine. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz reiterated his refusal to send missiles and troops to war-torn Kyiv. Scholz’s comments come days after Ukraine reportedly praised Germany and France. Ukraine, reportedly “disappointed with UK’s stance” on … Read more