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France gradually withdrew from NATO military integrated command between 1959 and 1966.
  North Atlantic Treaty Organization; a military alliance established in 1949 to protect member nations from Soviet armies
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  • France gradually withdrew from NATO military integrated command between 1959 and 1966.
  • The governor of our province issued a statement that anyone who wanted to fight in Afghanistan against NATO forces was free to do so.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Even with the support of thirty thousand U.S. and NATO troops, President Hamid Karzai struggled to control the country anywhere outside of Kabul.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • The summer after the fighting ended, NATO troops discovered a mass grave containing the remains of ninety-three people just outside of Kacanik.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United

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  • In February, I was shipped off on maneuvers with other NATO troops: one of those "pretend we’re in a battle in 1944 exercises," in which we were supposedly facing an onslaught of tanks through the German countryside.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Dear John
  • We—by we I mean the NATO coalition—aren’t going to be allowed time to catch up with them in operational IC’s, much less control space.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • I had a chat with him, showing him an official NATO identification I had made in the early fifties.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • We were able to identify an agent at NATO headquarters in Brussels.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • He and the Swiftsure had just bested a team of NATO ASW experts, men whose countries depended on their ability to keep the sea-lanes open.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • To get out of Odessa on to the high seas the traffic has to pass two narrow straits both commanded by NATO in time of war—the Bosporus and Gibraltar.
    Nevil Shute  --  On the Beach

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  • Or NATO and Europe and the East Bloc and the Berlin Wall.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • James Teagarten, supreme commander of NATO.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Tyler had heard that some of the crew and officers were from NATO units.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Mundt, who had no diplomatic immunity (NATO Britain does not recognize our sovereignty), went into hiding.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • As I speak, NATO ministers are meeting in Iceland to review the progress of our proposals for eliminating these weapons.
    Ronald Reagan  --  Tear Down This Wall Speech
  • 56 NATO rounds.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • The wood-paneled halls that have been used for discussions of MIRV warheads and NATO policy are now employed as well to host well-attended sessions on maternal mortality.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • The Turks won’t like it, and the missiles are technically under control of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), but the president is willing to make this one concession if it will stave off war.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • And then, of course, the joint decision of the United States and NATO to intervene in Kosovo and save those victims, those refugees, those who were uprooted by a man whom I believe that because of his crimes, should be charged with crimes against humanity.
    Elie Wiesel  --  The Perils of Indifference
  • Farther down were the graves of young Italian soldiers: NATO ROMA, or NATO NAPOLI, but no matter where they were born they were DECEDUTO AD ADDIS ABABA.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Chi negbu madu ubosi ndu ya nato ya uto daluo-o-o!
    Chinua Achebe  --  Things Fall Apart
  • Our ambassador in London, or would you like the supreme commander of NATO?
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • He’s the connection to Brussels, to Teagarten at NATO.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • NATO would fold up, and the IR sites we’re planning never be finished.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • On the other hand, HMS Invincible was just over here for the NATO exercise, sailed from Norfolk Monday night.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Here he learned for the first time of the Russian-Chinese war that had flared up out of the Russian-NATO war, that had in turn been born of the Israeli-Arab war, initiated by Albania.
    Nevil Shute  --  On the Beach
  • "I seem to recall we just ran a NATO exercise, Admiral," Pelt noted.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • This could be the beginning of a conventional war against NATO, its first step being interdiction of the sea lines of communication.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The Med would be theirs, Africa cut off from Europe, NATO outflanked on the south, and one by one all our allies—except England—would fall into their laps or declare themselves neutral.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • He had once been a marine second lieutenant, and his active career had ended after only three months when his platoon’s helicopter had crashed on Crete during a NATO exercise.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • A week earlier, she had participated in the NATO war game NIFTY DOLPHIN, which had been postponed several days because the worst North Atlantic weather in twenty years had delayed other ships detailed to it.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • This perennial thorn in NATO’s southern flank had flared up a few weeks earlier when a Greek student had run over a Turkish child with his car and been killed by a gang minutes later.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Throughout the oceans of the world, and especially astride the passages that Soviet submarines had to cross to reach the open sea, the United States and other NATO countries had deployed gangs of highly sensitive sonar receptors.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • For thirty minutes Mark concentrated on the pile of flimsies, the latest intelligence from NATO, Smyrna, Naples, the Philippines, Eastern Sea Frontier, and the summaries from Air Defense Command and the CIA.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • From there they were running training camps and launching raids across the border on NATO troops.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • The middle aged sergeant had removed the two red-and-gold flags denoting the impressive rank of his superior, the commander of NATO.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Teagarten was forever sounding off about sending NATO forces into Lebanon and leveling every suspected Palestinian enclave.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • The strategy of the NATO countries was a direct consequence of this technological limitation.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • In a major war with the Soviets, NATO would use the Greenland—Iceland—United Kingdom SOSUS barrier as a huge tripwire, a burglar alarm system.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • NATO strategy behind the SOSUS barriers, then, was to assemble large convoys, each ringed with destroyers, helicopters, and fixed-wing aircraft.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Or the NATO armies that threaten us—no!
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The NATO mission would be to maintain the Atlantic Bridge and continue transoceanic trade, and the obvious Soviet mission would be to interdict this trade.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • General James Teagarten, commander of NATO, his tunic emblazoned with five rows of ribbons, stepped gingerly out of the car into the bright early afternoon sunlight.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • The commander of NATO had received an urgent message over his vehicle’s secure phone, and the chauffeur had had the presence of mind to write it down and repeat it for accuracy.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Things were tense in the capitals of our NATO allies; on the news, there were demonstrations from the citizens and forceful proclamations from their leaders that the United States was about to make a terrible mistake.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Dear John
  • As a NATO accommodation.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • The NATO bombing, which was ordered by President Bill Clinton and which would eventually prompt the withdrawal of Serb forces from Kosovo, began on March 24, 1999.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • All that’s clear today is that in the quaint city of Anderlecht in Belgium, General James Teagarten, commander of NATO, was assassinated and someone calling himself Jason Bourne has taken credit for killing this great and popular soldier.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • There’s no one named Washburn involved with any ongoing NATO negotiations with the French government from any member nation.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • My God, the supreme commander of NATO!
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
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