George C. Dimitriou

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NATO Summit in Bucharest, April 2-4,2008

March 28, 2008 By: George Category: Countries visited, Georgia, Romania, Ukraine No Comments →

NATO will hold a summit in Bucharest, Romania, April 2-4, 2008. New threats such as cyber attacks and energy cut-offs have arisen, and the allies will debate means to counter them. They will also decide whether to invite any of the candidates for membership — Albania, Croatia, and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) , pending resolution of the Macedonia naming dispute — into the alliance, and review as well the desire of Georgia and Ukraine to be placed in a Membership Action Plan (MAP), a significant step on the road to a formal candidacy for membership.

Some background material from the Congressional Research Service:

· The NATO Summit at Bucharest,2008

· Enlargement Issues at NATO’s Bucharest Summit