Einzeltitel - Auslandsbüro Belarus
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• The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the reduction in the number and scope of military exercises by NATO and demonstrated initially poor solidarity among its member states. Numerous already concluded military contracts have also become hostages to the pandemic;
• NATO member states will have their defence budgets curtailed, which will ultimately have a negative effect on the defence capabilities of the whole Alliance;
• The coronavirus has highlighted several serious vulnerabilities of the member states’ armed forces (in particular, the Navy);
• NATO faces the need to bring its response mechanisms in line with new non-military threats.