NATO Parliamentary Assembly
Brussels/Rome, 1 January 2017 – “The New Year began with a vicious terrorist atrocity in Istanbul. The attack on innocent people celebrating New Year at the Reina nightclub contrasts sharply with the international community’s efforts to bring peace to a troubled region. While the civilized world does all it can to avoid civilian casualties, international terrorists seem to revel in inflicting pain and suffering indiscriminately”, said Mr Paolo Alli, President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly.
Brussels/Rome, 20 December 2016 - “I am profoundly shocked and saddened at the appalling attack against innocent people at a Christmas market in Berlin”, said Mr Paolo Alli, President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly.
Istanbul, 21 November 2016 – NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly on Monday called for a strengthening of the Alliance’s defences - including by increased investment to boost military capabilities - in response to threats from Russia, terrorism and instability in the Middle East.
Istanbul, 21 November 2016 – Italian lawmaker Paolo Alli was elected Monday as new President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly for at least one year at the organisation’s Annual Session in Turkey, taking over at the helm from US Congressman Michael R. Turner.
Istanbul, 20 November 2016 – NATO nations and partners must deny Daesh a base in Libya, beef up information sharing to track foreign fighters and boost funding to the Middle East and North Africa to deprive the group of new recruits, lawmakers from NATO nations warned on Sunday.