NATO supports Afghan communities' empowerment
The Director of the Independent Directorate for Local Governance (IDLG), Mr. Jelani Popal, paid a visit to NATO Headquarters on 14 May 2008. He met with NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer and with Ambassadors and representatives of the 40 nations contributing to the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF). More…
14 May 2008
NATO opens new center of excellence on cyber defence
Seven NATO nations and the Allied Command Transformation signed the documents for the formal establishment of a Cooperative Cyber Defence (CCD) Centre of Excellence (COE) in Tallin, Estonia.
14 May 2008
Russian Cossack choir performs at NATO HQ
The Russian State Academic Kuban Cossack Choir gave a lively performance at NATO Headquarters on 14 May. The concert was proposed by the Russian mission to NATO to mark the 6th anniversary of the establishment of the NATO-Russia Council in May 2002 and the 11th anniversary of the signing of the "NATO-Russia Founding Act on Mutual, Relations, Cooperation and Security" in May 1997.
11 May 2008
ISAF hosts counter-narcotic forum
ISAF's Regional Command West (RC-West) hosted a counter-narcotic forum at Camp Arena on 11 May. The aim of the forum was to illustrate counter-narcotic policy and ISAF tasks related to it and to give an overview on the status of the situation in Afghanistan, focusing on the western region.
8 May 2008
Photo exhibition portrays troops' daily life in Afghanistan
The photo exhibit "122 days in Afghanistan" by Czech Warrant Officer 1 (WO1) Daniel Hlaváč spans the four-months deployment of his battalion in the north-east of Afghanistan as part of the ISAF Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRT).