NATO WATCH: Time for a No-Spy Zone? Or More Realistically, Time for EU/NATO to Discover Open Source Intelligence with Integrity?

NATO Watch Comment: Time to establish a ‘No Spy Zone’ in NATO? By Dr Ian Davis, NATO Watch Director 22 November 2013 www.natowatch.org Promoting a more transparent and accountable NATO Disclosure of US intelligence surveillance activities in Germany and other allied countries has aroused angry political and public reaction in those countries. The whistleblower Edward …

NATO Watch: Four Questions — and 70-90 US Nuclear Weapons in Turkey, US Helping Turkey Go Nuclear By 2019?

Four questions not answered by NATO Defence Ministers By Nigel Chamberlain and Ian Davis, NATO Watch 4 November 2013 www.natowatch.org Promoting a more transparent and accountable NATO Four questions only: 1. Can NATO’s defence gap be bridged? 2. Why such slow progress on NATO support for Libya? 3. Are NATO and Russia going to cooperate to …

NATO WATCH: Afghanistan “Zero Option” and More…

In this July-September 2013 edition: NATO Watch Editorial: ‘Zero Option’ for Afghanistan – a realistic possibility? Review Article: The Taliban at war: inside the Helmand insurgency, 2004–2012 News, Commentary & Reports: Afghanistan-Pakistan; Arctic Security; Arms Control; Counter-Terrorism; Cyber Security; Defence Budgets; Drones; Energy Security; Enlargement and Partnerships; Exercises; Kosovo; Libya; Mali; Maritime Security; Missile Defence; …

NATO Watch: NATO and Russia to Cooperate on Syria?

NATO and Russia to Cooperate on Syrian Chemical Weapon Disarmament? By Ian Davis, NATO Watch 5 October 2013 www.natowatch.org Promoting a more transparent and accountable NATO It is not often that we get to blow our own trumpet. But breaking news reported in the Journal of Turkish Weekly suggests that NATO and Russia have agreed …

NATO Watch: UK NATO Summit in 2014 to ‘lock in’ commitments on Afghanistan, burden-sharing and Smart Defence

UK NATO Summit in 2014 to ‘lock in’ commitments on Afghanistan, burden-sharing and Smart Defence By Nigel Chamberlain, NATO Watch 2 October 2013 www.natowatch.org Promoting a more transparent and accountable NATO Announcing that Britain will host the special NATO Summit in 2014 to coincide with the withdrawal from Afghanistan, Prime Minister David Cameron said on …

2013 Robert Steele in NATO Watch — NATO 4.0 Challenges AND Solutions

PDF (4 Pages):  2013-07-30 nato_4.0_-_key_challenges_and_solutions Original Post: 2013 Robert Steele Reflections on NATO 4.0 — Key Challenges AND Solutions 1.2 Note that in the original post, each image expands to a full-size graphic at full resolution. See Also: NATO OSINT to OSE/M4IS2 Round-Up 2.0 This is my last post for the foreseeable future.  Entering on …

NIGHTWATCH: Pakistan Closing Kyber Pass to NATO?

Pakistan-US: The government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan has vowed to close the Khyber Pass to NATO in reaction a US drone attack in the province this week. Chief Minister Imran Khan said his provincial administration will blockade the pass to all NATO traffic Comment: Khan had initially threatened such a blockade after the 1 …

NIGHTWATCH: Brazil Unravels — Is this an Opportunity for NATO?

Brazil: The largest anti-government demonstrations in 20 years, according to news analysts, have continued for five days in Sao Paulo, Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro and eight other cities. News reports said 65,000 people demonstrated in Sao Paulo and over 100,000 marched in Rio. Social networking enabled coordinated marches in Sao Paulo, Rio and Belo Horizonte. …

NIGHTWATCH: Syria-Russia-EU-NATO Update

Syria- Russia-European Union: The military-technical cooperation contracts between Russia and Syria have not undergone changes, said Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad. “All agreements signed between Syria and Russia are being implemented without any changes made,” he told the press on Monday. Haddad was commenting on reports claiming that Russia has frozen S-300 missile systems’ …

Mongoose: Watching the Zionists Own Congress….

Watching Israel Own The U.S. “The Israelis control the policy in the Congress and the Senate.” – Senator William Fulbright, 1973 “America is a thing you can move very easily.” – Benjamin Netanyahu, 2001 If you have half an hour to spare, you might want to watch the most “powerful” Democrat in the U.S. Senate, and the …

Yoda: Zionist Strike 31 — 77 Senators Vote Against First Amendment and in Favor of Israel First Not America First — Seek to Make It a Felony to Call for Boycott of Zionist Genocidal Apartheid Israel UPDATE 1: Naomi Klein Video

Ha’aretz: U.S. Senate Passes anti-BDS Legislation With Strong Majority Democratic senators were almost evenly split on the bill; passage in House of Representatives not guaranteed at this point Al Jazeera: US Senate approves anti-BDS bill, slowdown of Syria withdrawal Tuesday’s Senate vote, which was 77-23, sends the legislation to the House of Representatives where it …