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Author: Thomas-Durell Young
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: national, multinational, considerations, alliance, war, nato, cold, command
Number of Pages: 248
Published: 1999-02-01
ISBN-10: 0788176722
ISBN-13: 9780788176722

A series of essays on the changes in command & control (C&C) & the reorganization of a reduced NATO force structure at the end of the Cold War. Topics addressed include: reorganizing NATO C&C structures; the NATO CJTF C&C concept; command authorities & multinationality in NATO; Canadian forces in Europe; France's military command structures in the 1990s; centralizing German operational C&C structures; Italy's command structure; Portugal's defense structures & NATO; present & future command structure: a Danish view; & NATO restructuring & enlargement. Charts & maps.

Author: Stanley R. Sloan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: bargain, transatlantic, new, future, nato
Number of Pages: 265
Published: 1985-09
ISBN-10: 0788121553
ISBN-13: 9780788121555

Examines the role of the U.S. in NATO. The author finds the sources of many current problems and singles out two basic weaknesses: the failure of the European NATO Allies to form a European defense community, and the parallel U.S. decision to rest NATO's defense on U.S. nuclear forces. Suggests some directions for NATO strategy, force posture, arms control policies, and East-West relations. Photos, tables and figures. Glossary. Index.

Author: Paul Belkin
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: summit, anniversary, 60th, nato
Number of Pages: 23
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437927920
ISBN-13: 9781437927924

On April 3 and 4, 2009, the heads of state and govżt. of the 26 members of NATO met for a summit marking the 60th annży. of the alliance. Alliance leaders used the anniversary summit to pay tribute to NATOżs past achievements and to reaffirm their commitment to the alliance as the preeminent transatlantic security framework. Contents of this report: (1) Intro.; (2) NATOżs Current Agenda and Key Summit Issues: Afghanistan; NATO-Russia Relations; NATO Enlargement; French Reintegration into NATOżs Integrated Command Structure; NATOżs Strategic Concept and Emerging Challenges; Debate over th

Author: John A. Reed, Jr.
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: nato, germany
Number of Pages: 265
Published: 1995-09-01
ISBN-10: 078812157X
ISBN-13: 9780788121579

Explores the German perspective on NATO. The author argues that Germany is supporting broad regional security and deferring reunification. Concludes that Germany has become a leading advocate for a strong NATO. More than 30 photos, maps and figures. Index.

Author: Hans Binnendijk
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: issue, defense, horizons, reprint, nato, military, framework, new
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2008-08
ISBN-10: 1437904718
ISBN-13: 9781437904710

Proposes a new and comprehensive military framework to help guide NATO improvements in the years ahead. This framework envisions a pyramid-like structure of future NATO forces and capabilities in 5 areas: a new NATO Special Operations Force, the NATO Response Force, high-readiness combat forces, stabilization and reconstruction forces, and assets for defense sector development. The U.S. would provide 1/3 of the forces, and Europe would be responsible for the other 2/3. If NATO succeeds in creating these forces for power projection and expeditionary missions, it will possess a broad portfolio o

Author: James M. Goldgeier
Publisher: Council on Foreign Relations
Keywords: nato, future
Number of Pages: 45
Published: 2010-03-01
ISBN-10: 0876094671
ISBN-13: 9780876094679

NATO's leaders never tire of calling the organization the most successful military alliance in history.It has gone from defending its members against a Soviet attack to engaging in humanitarian intervention in the Balkans to patrolling the Mediterranean Sea. At its recent sixtieth anniversary, however, the celebration was tempered by charges that the alliance was failing in Afghanistan. Today, the central question facing NATO is whether an alliance designed to confront traditional twentieth-century threats can respond to the transnational challenges of the twenty-first century. The Future of N

Author: Joseph Christoff
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: changes, partnership, peace, program, response, assistance, partnerships, dod, needs, assess, nato
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2011-05
ISBN-10: 1437942679
ISBN-13: 9781437942675

NATO established the Partnership for Peace (PfP) to increase cooperation with former Warsaw Pact members and provide many of these countries with a path to NATO membership. NATO is also developing a new Strategic Concept to clarify its mission and activities, including its relationship with PfP countries and other partners. The DoD-funded Warsaw Initiative Fund (WIF) supports the goals of the PfP program. This report reviewed: (1) how the PfP program has evolved since it was last reported on in 2001; (2) options NATO is considering for the future of the PfP and other partnership programs; and
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