U.S. and Montenegro plot cyberwarfare ahead of 2020 elections

World Nov 20, 2019

U.S. and Montenegro plot cyberwarfare ahead of 2020 elections

Deployed inside the sprawling communist-era army command headquarters in Montenegro's capital, an elite team of U.S. military cyber experts are plotting strategy in a fight against potential Russian and other cyberattacks ahead of the 2020 American and Montenegrin elections. With its pristine rocky mountains, lush ...

As Balkans sit in EU's waiting room, China gets to work

Asia Pacific Apr 10, 2019

As Balkans sit in EU's waiting room, China gets to work

From coal plants to airports and bridges, China is forking out for investments across the western Balkans, laying groundwork for a new battle for influence on the European Union's fringe. The West has long eyed Russia as its chief rival in this turbulent corner of ...

World Dec 2, 2015

NATO offer of membership to Montenegro may add to tensions with Russia

NATO offered membership to Montenegro, extending its reach deeper into southeastern Europe and potentially adding to tensions with Russia. The 28-nation U.S.-led military alliance agreed to start the entry process at a meeting of foreign ministers in Brussels on Wednesday, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said. Full ...