Romania and NATO agreed on strengthening defense in Black Sea


NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in a telephone conversation with the Foreign Minister of Romania Teodor Melescanu agreed on strengthening defence and supporting allies in the Black Sea.

This was stated in the message of the Romanian Foreign Ministry.

“The two sides discussed the steps and prospects of implementation of decisions taken at the NATO summit in Warsaw, focusing on measures to strengthen the defence and support of the allies in the Black Sea. Romania has also expressed a strong commitment to deepening the transatlantic relations and the implementation of the commitments on allocating resources that are necessary for the line of defence,” stated in the message.

The Secretary General of the alliance, in turn, thanked Romania for its significant contribution to the joint operations and missions, especially in Afghanistan.