On the security front the entire Nato exercise was one that caused Afghanistan a lot of suffering, a lot of loss of life, and no gains because the country is not secure.
Serbs out, Nato in, refugees back.
Twenty-five years ago we [Poland] were eastern Europe. When we joined Nato and the EU, we became central Europe. Now, because of our resilience in the face of the financial crisis, we are northern Europe.
I believe that during the intervention of Nato in Kosovo there is an element nobody can question: the air attacks, the bombs, are not caused by a material interest. Their character is exclusively humanitarian: What is at stake here are the principles, human rights which have priority above state sovereignty. This makes it legitimate to attack the Yugoslav Federation, although without the United Nations mandate.václav havel
On Nato "I am convinced that the present solution is only a partial one, aimed at guarding the heart. It must grow until the whole free world gets under one umbrella."hastings ismay
On the purpose of Nato: "To keep the Americans in, the Russians out, and the Germans down."hastings ismay
The programme of the British Labour Party under Neil Kinnock is so wildly irresponsible, so separate and apart from the historic Nato strategy, that I think a Labour government that stood by its present policies and I rather doubt that they would would, if it didn't destroy the Alliance, at least diminish its effective ability to do the task for which it was created.richard perle
L’haver buone leggi è Nato, come dice il proverbio, da cattivi costumi.giovanni francesco lottini
Tanta eo tempore pax in Britannia fuisse perhibetur, ut, sicut usque hodie in proverbio dicitur, etiamsi mulier una cum recens Nato parvulo vellet totam perambulare insulam a mari ad mare, nullo se laedente valeret.bede
Tanta eo tempore pax in Britannia fuisse perhibetur, ut, sicut usque hodie in proverbio dicitur, etiamsi mulier una cum recens Nato parvulo vellet totam perambulare insulam a mari ad mare, nullo se laedente valeret.