Former NATO General Secretary has for the first time, voiced words over the division of Syria.
Ex-Secretary General accused of 'pulling a Tony Blair' as he joins network of ex-world leaders earning high sums from lecturing in closed forums
Former Norwegian prime minister Jens Stoltenberg will become the 13th secretary general of NATO.
If Ukraine scrapped its non-alliance status after the Oct. 26 vote, NATO would discuss with Kiev "how to move forward", Rasmussen said
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen says NATO allies do not recognize an independent Abkhazia as the region holds presidential election.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said there is a 'continuous' movement of weapons and fighters from Russia to Ukraine.
The warning comes amid a renewed push for alliance members to increase defense spending.
Putting Georgia on a path to NATO membership would have angered Russia, which is deeply hostile to the Western military alliance advancing into former Soviet republics.
NATO's secretary general said Turkey has not requested any assistance from NATO regarding Iraqi developments.
"We want to see all of the Turkish hostages released and we want to see them safe," NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said.
NATO head to meet top government figures for discussions on the abduction of consulate staff in Iraq
NATO Secretary General says security situation in Europe 'less predictable and more dangerous'
"These accusations are complete nonsense. During his term in office as Danish prime minister, Mr. Fogh Rasmussen never brought a dictaphone to record meetings with Mr. Putin or anybody else," NATO spokeswoman Oana Lungescu said
Anders Fogh Rasmussen said some 40,000 Russian troops were massed along Ukraine's borders "not training but ready for combat."