North Atlantic Treaty Organization love

Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

North Atlantic Treaty Organization


from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • This is our problem now, he said, referring to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which intervened in Libya.

    Arab League to Add Syria Monitors

  • The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which is taking over command of the operation from the U.S., won't discuss its rules of engagement—the conditions under which allied forces are allowed to fire their weapons.

    Gadhafi Push Tests Allies

  • Some rebels have blamed the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which is enforcing a no-fly zone over Libya.

    Libyan Rebels Seek Answers After Another Air Strike

  • NATO did for us, a smiling Belhadj said in an interview Saturday, referring to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization bombing campaign against Kadafi's forces.

    News -

  • He said the mission is a challenge to the credibility of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which is holding its annual leaders 'summit here and in the neighbouring German city of Kehl. Top Stories

  • [For readers too young to know, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was a military alliance between the US and Western European countries to resist any Soviet move into Western Europe.

    Will American Insouciance Destroy the World?

  • Relations between the U.S. and Mr. Karzai have grown increasingly strained, reflecting Washington's frustration with the Afghan president's reluctance to tackle rampant corruption and Kabul's concerns about civilian casualties caused by air strikes and night raids by U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organization forces.

    Panetta Vows Closer Ties With Karzai

  • Some experts say Russia sees the organization as a potential counter to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization - or NATO.

    Shanghai Cooperation Organization Opposes US Missile Defense Plan

  • Cuba's retired dictator Fidel Castro said this week it was too early to criticize Libya's government and warned of a North Atlantic Treaty Organization invasion of Libya he claimed was being orchestrated by U.S. "imperialism."

    Where Gadhafi's Name Is Still Gold

  • French President Nicolas Sarkozy said he will propose accelerating the handover of foreign troops' security responsibilities in Afghanistan to Afghan forces to 2013, a year earlier than the date planned by the U.S. and its North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies.

    France Seeks Speedier Afghan Handover


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.