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    1. May 20, 2016

      Nato divided over renewing dialogue with Russia

      Divisions are growing within Nato over the need to renew dialogue with Russia, as fears grow that the stand-off between...

    2. May 13, 2016

      Russia’s military ambitions make waves in the Black Sea

      On a bright afternoon in late April, the Canadian frigate Fredericton patrols off Romania. A Russian spy ship, clearly...

    1. April 14, 2016

      Why the Brexit crowd wants to silence Obama

      Barack Obama is due in London next week. Encouraged by his host David Cameron, the US president is likely to intimate...

    2. February 13, 2016

      Dmitry Medvedev warns of ‘new cold war’

      The world had entered a “new cold war,” Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Saturday, as he held out an...

    3. February 12, 2016

      Syria plan prompts scepticism as Russia carves zone of control

      Even as world leaders hailed a breakthrough plan for an end to fighting in Syria on Friday, Western diplomats and...

    4. December 2, 2015

      Russia fumes over Nato invitation to Montenegro

      Nato on Wednesday invited Montenegro to join the north Atlantic military alliance, defying opposition from Moscow,...

    5. November 5, 2015

      Nato secretary-general calls for modernisation of cold war treaty

      Nato’s secretary-general has called for the renegotiation of a cold-war era treaty covering troop exercises and...

    6. November 4, 2015

      Nato to reinforce its Mediterranean presence

      Nato will outline proposals next month for a new “southern strategy” in response to mounting instability across the...

    7. October 8, 2015

      US warns Moscow not to escalate military operation in Syria

      The US has warned Russia that it will soon suffer casualties from its “misguided” military intervention in Syria, as...

    8. June 21, 2015

      UK faces pressure to commit to Nato target

      The UK will come under further pressure to commit to support for the military on Monday when Nato publishes its latest...

    9. June 19, 2015

      Nato shows its sharp end in Polish war games

      Nato, an organisation set up to protect Europe, has harboured an unusual truth for the past 20 years: it had no plan to...

    10. June 18, 2015

      Nato chief is ‘relying’ on UK to meet defence spending target

      Nato is “relying” on the UK to spend billions more on its military to help protect Europe, according to the alliance’s...

    11. The World

      May 14, 2015

      Nato ministers unite... in song

      Nato claims to be the world’s strongest military alliance and it may soon add a new title: the world’s most terrifying...

    12. FT Photo Diary

      May 13, 2015

      Nato Foreign Minister's Meeting

      NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is seen on the screen of a camera as he delivers a speech at NATO Foreign...

    13. February 7, 2015

      Nato discusses arming Ukraine

      Nato has begun discussing the possibility of sending arms to Ukraine, according to the alliance’s secretary-general...

    14. January 26, 2015

      Nato accuses Russia over worsening Ukrainian crisis

      Nato has accused Russia of “sharply” escalating the crisis in eastern Ukraine in recent days by sending even more of...

    15. November 14, 2014

      Russia army build-up triggers guessing game over aims in Ukraine

      Columns of tanks are crossing the border; sophisticated weapons systems are again trundling through the streets of...

    16. October 23, 2014

      Nato flexes muscles in Baltics amid Russian incursions

      In his first official trip as the new secretary-general general of Nato this month, Jens Stoltenberg chose to go to...

    17. October 3, 2014

      New Nato leader seeks to ease Baltic concerns about Russia

      Looking back on his youth in Norway in the 1960s, Jens Stoltenberg recalls that despite a nearly 200km border with the...

    18. March 28, 2014

      Jens Stoltenberg named as new head of Nato

      Norway’s former prime minister Jens Stoltenberg is to be the new head of Nato, member states decided on Friday, as the...

    19. September 11, 2013

      Norwegians opt for centre-right route

      As Norway sent its centre-left coalition government packing in general elections on Monday, it may have seemed the...

    20. September 10, 2013

      Norway’s centre-right wins election

      Norway’s four centre-right parties held their first coalition discussions under new prime minister designate Erna...

    21. September 9, 2013

      Norway’s centre right on course for victory

      Norwegians went to the polls on Monday in an election in which voters in the oil-rich Nordic country look likely to...

    22. August 22, 2013

      Norway’s prime minister runs out of road in election race

      It seemed a perfectly-timed stunt from Jens Stoltenberg. The Norwegian prime minister, lagging behind opposition...

    23. August 12, 2013

      Undercover politics

      Politicians are often accused of being out of touch with the lives of ordinary people. So it is heartening to see one...

    24. FT Alphaville

      August 12, 2013

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Monday, - Summers’ cash pile. - A surprising history of Mexican-US immigration. - Is Paul Krugman the Kim...

    25. May 7, 2013

      Norwegian government raids oil fund to prop up economy

      Norway is raiding its oil fund for a record sum of money as its centre-left government looks to prop up the economy...

    26. May 5, 2013

      Norway proposes increasing taxes for energy groups

      OSLO, May 5: Norway has proposed raising taxes for the oil and gas sector from 2014, lowering them for traditional...

    27. August 14, 2011

      Breivik returns to Utøya crime scene

      Anders Behring Breivik, the rightwing extremist who massacred 77 people in Norway last month, has returned to Utøya...

    28. July 29, 2011

      Second that emotion

      I was struck by the contrast when the British prime minister, David Cameron, expressed outrage at the terrible attacks...

    29. July 28, 2011

      Oslo struggles to cope with bomb aftermath

      While public attention has focused on the tragedy of Anders Behring Breivik’s mass shooting at a youth summer camp, the...

    30. July 27, 2011

      Norway plays down killer’s network claims

      Norway’s domestic intelligence chief has played down fears that Anders Behring Breivik, the far-right extremist whose...

    31. July 27, 2011

      Solidarity for Labour on display

      Monica Haugo drove two and a half hours to lay flowers at a viewpoint overlooking the Norwegian island of Utøya, where...

    32. July 26, 2011

      Norway defends police over massacre

      Norway’s justice minister has leapt to the defence of the police response to last week’s double terrorist attack, while...

    33. July 24, 2011

      Norway mourns loss of life, and innocence

      Crouched down beside a makeshift shrine of flowers and candles, a young Norwegian woman quietly weeps while hugging her...

    34. July 24, 2011

      Europe on alert after Norway attacks

      Police around Europe are on increased alert against far-right extremism as the man accused of killing 93 people in...

    35. July 24, 2011

      The world mourns a paradise lost

      For all the shock of seeing the centre of Oslo devastated, it pales next to the massacre of nearly 100 teenagers at...

    36. July 23, 2011

      ‘I decided I would rather drown than be shot’

      More than 24 hours after narrowly escaping the Utøya massacre on Friday while friends and colleagues perished close by,...

    37. July 23, 2011

      Twin terror attacks kill 93 in Norway

      At least 93 people were killed in an apparent twin terrorist attack on Norway, after a large bomb was detonated outside...

    38. July 22, 2011

      Terrorism shatters peace in home of Nobel prize

      Oslo is known around the world as the home of the Nobel peace prize and capital of one of the world’s most prosperous...

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