The world’s largest viking ship has arrived in North America after crossing the North Atlantic Ocean on a journey from its homeport in Haugesund, Norway. The Viking ship, named Draken Harald Hårfagre, set sail from Norway with its approximately...Show More Summary
A recent meeting of NATO defense ministers has been largely focused on ways to counter Russia instead of steps needed to tackle terrorism or deal with the refugee crisis. This serves as an indication that the North Atlantic Alliance and the United States "have no idea" how to respond to real threats, analyst Alexander Khrolenko asserted.
Milorad Dodik said that the Republika Srpska, an ethnically Serbian entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), will have to organize a referendum on potential membership of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization?
A posting to Jan Mayen island in the North Atlantic is a dream come true for some. “Meet the North,” a series that ventures into the lives of some of the 4 million people who call the Arctic home, learns about love and isolation in a community of 18 souls. Siw Landro fell in love, again, when she arrived on Jan Mayen, Norway. Show More Summary
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg stated that, United Kingdom will remain a strong and committed North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) ally that contributes nearly a quarter of the military alliance’s defense spending.
Dan Goure NATO, Europe There is only one organization now that unites Europe. It is the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). The European Union (EU) was never truly about economics. It was always a political organization. Actually, its primary purpose was to ensure peace and security for the continent. Show More Summary
The boy was taken to a local hospital after he was bitten Saturday afternoon near Fort Macon state park in Atlantic Beach.
An 11-year-old boy is in hospital after suffering a shark bite off of Atlantic Beach on Saturday afternoon. The boy was surfing west of Fort Macon State Park on Saturday afternoon, according to CBS, when the shark attack happened. Atlantic Beach Fire Chief Adam Snyder was first on the beach after the shark bit the... Show More Summary
The result of the Brexit referendum in UK is a good sign for Iceland and opens new opportunities for non-EU countries in the Northern Atlantic, says Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, president of Iceland.
The British Overseas Territory of Bermuda, a collection of small North Atlantic islands, held a non-binding referendum on marriage equality and same-sex civil unions on Thursday. The Royal Gazette reported today that voters rejected both options by 69 percent and 63 percent, respectively. Show More Summary
The Føroyar Islands of Denmark, also known as the Faroe Islands, are a group of 18 small, rocky, volcanic islands in the North Atlantic Ocean. They're filled with beautiful scenic views everywhere you turn, but tourists are still rarely seen there. Show More Summary
Atlantic Spice Company Inc. of North Truro, MA, is recalling its 16-ounce packages of Sunflower Seeds Roasted Salted, Tropical Mix and Cranberry Health Mix snacks because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The company stated that no illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. The potential for... Continue Reading
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is not preparing for war with Russia, Acting Director of NATO Information Office in Moscow Robert Pszczel said Thursday.
Topsail Island, off the coast of North Carolina, USA. Coquina clams sens an incoming wave and pop up out of the sand to filter-feed on the small plants and animals that enrich the fresh Atlantic waters. YouTube link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
The North Atlantic island of Greenland does not plan to raise the issue of rejoining the European Union, the spokesperson for Greenland’s prime-minister told Sputnik on Wednesday.
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The British Overseas Territory of Bermuda, a collection of small North Atlantic islands, will hold a non-binding referendum on marriage equality and same-sex civil unions on Thursday. Since the results will be non-binding, the government will not be required to take action based on the results. Show More Summary
The North Atlantic Alliance has strained every nerve to build up its military capabilities in Eastern Europe and the Baltics, with three major war-games topping these efforts in June. Russia perceives NATO's saber-rattling more as a "headache" that distracts the country from dealing with real challenges, military expert Ilya Kramnik asserted.
NASA and NOAA satellites saw the tropical low pressure area formerly known as System 94L develop into tropical depression 4 then become the fourth named tropical cyclone of the North Atlantic Hurricane Season on June 20. read more
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) appears to be inciting a possible war between the U.S. and Russia. It’s happening because NATO on Tuesday agreed that cyber attacks from Russia are considered an act of war. Russian hackers...Show More Summary