Montenegro as the newest member of NATO

Posted on:28 Mar 2017 09:57:59
Montenegro as the newest member of NATO
28 March 2017 Current Affairs: The U.S. Senate has voted overwhelmingly to advance the approval of Montenegro's bid to join NATO, paving the way for the Balkan nation to join the military alliance.

Senators voted 97-2 in favor of ending debate and allowing a vote on the ratification of its NATO membership, far more than the two-thirds majority needed.

The only two "no" votes came from Republican Senators Rand Paul and Mike Lee.



About NATO:

NATO AbbreviationNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization (also called the North Atlantic Alliance)

Number of member countries : 28

Headquarters :     Brussels, Belgium

Official language : English, French

Secretary General : Jens Stoltenberg



Montenegro:

Capital : Podgorica

Currency : Euro

President :   Filip Vujanovic

Prime Minister :  Milo Dukanovic
The U.S. Senate has voted overwhelmingly to advance the approval of Montenegro's bid to join NATO, paving the way for the Balkan nation to join the military alliance.

Senators voted 97-2 in favor of ending debate and allowing a vote on the ratification of its NATO membership, far more than the two-thirds majority needed.

The only two "no" votes came from Republican Senators Rand Paul and Mike Lee.



About NATO:

NATO AbbreviationNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization (also called the North Atlantic Alliance)

Number of member countries : 28

Headquarters :     Brussels, Belgium

Official language : English, French

Secretary General : Jens Stoltenberg



Montenegro:

Capital : Podgorica

Currency : Euro

President :   Filip Vujanovic

Prime Minister :  Milo Dukanovic

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs 2018 October

18 OCTOBER
NEWS
17 OCTOBER
NEWS
16 OCTOBER
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 September

30 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
29 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
28 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
27 SEPTEMBER
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 August

31 AUGUST
NEWS
30 AUGUST
NEWS
29 AUGUST
NEWS
28 AUGUST
NEWS