NATO chief appoints experts for reflection process

The NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg has announced the appointment of a group of experts on 31 March 2020. This group to support his work in a reflection process to further strengthen NATO’s political dimension.

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The following people have been appointed to the group:

  • Greta Bossenmaier (Canada)
  • Anja Dalgaard-Nielsen (Denmark)
  • Hubert Védrine (France)
  • Thomas de Maiziere (Germany)
  • Marta Dassu (Italy)
  • Herna Verhagen (The Netherlands)
  • Anna Fotyga (Poland)
  • Tacan Ildem (Turkey)
  • John Bew (United Kingdom)
  • Wess Mitchell (United States)

The group of five men and five women will be co-chaired by former German defence minister Thomas de Maziere and Washington’s former top diplomat for Europe, Wess Mitchell and will report to the Secretary-General. The panel will offer recommendations to reinforce alliance unity, increase political consultation and coordination between allies, and strengthen NATO’s political role.

Important takeaways for all competitive exams:

  • Member countries of NATO: 30; Founded:  4 April 1949.
  • Headquarters: Brussels, Belgium.

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