NATO Secretary General will ask for more money to contain Russia

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will propose increased funding for deterrence and defense activities to support the alliance’s deployment on the eastern flank. With this idea, he intends to speak at a videoconference of NATO defense ministers, which will be held from 17 to 18 February.

Another topic at the talks will be the situation in Iraq.

“I expect that ministers will coordinate the launch of an expanded mission with an increase in the number of personnel for training and consulting in even more security forces across the country,” the agency quoted Stoltenberg as saying. “Interfax”.

Formerly secretary general of the alliance announced the intensification of NATO activity in the Black Sea. This is primarily due to the strategic importance of this region for all members and allies of the Organization.

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