Latest News Wires NATO plans high-readiness 'spearhead' with troops, jets, and ships

NATO's secretary general says the plan 'responds to Russia's aggressive behavior' and equips NATO to respond to all security challenges, wherever they arise.

By , Associated Press

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NATO leaders this week will be asked to approve creation of a high-readiness force and the stockpiling of military equipment and supplies in Eastern Europe to help protect member nations there against potential Russian aggression, the alliance's secretary general said Monday.