CND Press Digest: Monday 13th February 2024
Posted: 12th February 2024
NATO / Europe
The head of NATO has responded to comments from Donald Trump – where he encouraged Russia to attack NATO members who paid too little – saying the remarks may put US and EU lives at risk.
‘Stupid thing to say’: Republicans divided on Trump threat to violate NATO defence pledge.
‘Is this how Europe ends?’ Trump’s NATO warning is a wake-up call.
NATO may push Europe to go it alone.
Wolves living by Chernobyl nuclear plant develop cancer-resistant genes. Biologists from Princeton University hope study identifies proactive mutations which could increase odds of fighting disease in humans.
HMS Prince of Wales’ departure to lead the biggest NATO exercise since the Cold War has been delayed at the last minute.
Middle East & North Africa
- Pro-Palestine and climate activists stage sit-in over British Museum’s ties to fossil fuel giant BP.
- The Telegraph runs a comment from US hawk John Bolton, who claims the two-sate solution is dead.
- That’s as mediator Daniel Levin writes in the Guardian that he believes there is a way to achieve peace in Israel and Palestine.