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NATO: any de-escalation on the ground from Russia
Bilateral Relations

NATO: any de-escalation on the ground from Russia

Stoltenberg said Tuesday NATO has not seen “any de-escalation on the ground” from Russian forces near Ukraine, despite earlier claims from Moscow.

The USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group joins NATO Exercise
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

The USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group joins NATO Exercise

The USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group participated in a NATO exercise in the Mediterranean Sea that started on Monday.

NATO Reaffirms Technical Cooperation with Ukraine
Bilateral Relations

NATO Reaffirms Technical Cooperation with Ukraine

NCI Agency and Ukraine extended their Memorandum of Agreement (MoU) to collaborate on technology-related initiatives on January 17, 2022.

HAVELSAN’s VTS Software used in NATO’s Maritime Security Exercise
Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

HAVELSAN’s VTS Software used in NATO’s Maritime Security Exercise

HAVELSAN Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) Software was successfully deployed for the first time in NATO’s Maritime Security Exercise EXER MARSEC-21.

VAMTAC ST5 4x4 Emergency Response Vehicles for Portuguese
Land

VAMTAC ST5 4x4 Emergency Response Vehicles for Portuguese

The NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) delivered the last batch of 139 armoured vehicles VAMTAC ST5 to the Portuguese army.

NATO OSG under Greek led exercises with the Israeli navy
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

NATO OSG under Greek led exercises with the Israeli navy

NATO's Operation Sea Guardian (OSG), a current task force commanded by the Greek navy, visited Haifa and practised with the Israeli navy.

Turkey Prepares to lead NATO in East Mediterranean Sea
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

Turkey Prepares to lead NATO in East Mediterranean Sea

INVITEX DOĞU AKDENIZ 2021 began in the Eastern Mediterranean with the Turkish Navy with the participation of NATO SNMG2 and SNMCMG2.

NATO Agrees on Russian Threat
Regional / Strategy

NATO Agrees on Russian Threat

NATO defence ministers agreed on a new master plan to fight against any future Russian invasion across several fronts.

Russia cannot obstruct Ukraine’s NATO ambitions, US Secretary of Defence says
Regional / Strategy

Russia cannot obstruct Ukraine’s NATO ambitions, US Secretary of Defence says

US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin visited Kyiv to demonstrate his country's support to Ukraine.

Ulaq Meets NATO
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

Ulaq Meets NATO

Ares Shipyard and Meteksan Defence will attend NATO’s NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative (MUS) in Germany with their co-product ULAQ.

Erdogan Says Turkey to Buy More S-400, US Warns with CAATSA
Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Erdogan Says Turkey to Buy More S-400, US Warns with CAATSA

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey still intended to buy a second batch of S-400 missile defence systems from Russia and the US statement included warnings.

NATO Observed Submarine Rescue Operation at TCG Alemdar
Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Interview / Exclusive File

NATO Observed Submarine Rescue Operation at TCG Alemdar

Commander Gennaro Vitagliano, the Branch Head of the ISMERLO observed NATO's Dynamic Monarch Drill from TCG Alemdar MOSHIP and told his views to TurDef.

Dynamic Monarch/ Kurtaran Media Day is Held
Navy / Maritime

Dynamic Monarch/ Kurtaran Media Day is Held

Exercise Dynamic Monarch / Kurtaran-21, hosted by Turkish Naval Forces, is being conducted under the command of COMSUBNATO at Aksaz .

Turkey has begun the Decisiveness (Kararlılık) Exercise
Navy / Maritime

Turkey has begun the Decisiveness (Kararlılık) Exercise

The Turkish Ministry of Defence announced on social media that the Decisiveness -2021 Exercise has begun in the Aegean Sea and the Eastern Mediterranean.