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Nato countries must live up to pledges on troops, says Blair - Guardian Unlimited
Populux | November 29, 2006 at 09:22 amby
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World leaders at the Nato summit in Riga, Latvia, today, with Tony Blair on the far right. Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP. The battle against the Taliban in Afghanistan is "winnable", Tony Blair declared today, as Nato allies pledged extra forces and greater flexibility in deploying troops to combat zones. But after two days of talks at the summit in Riga, the prime minister complained that there were still "gaps" in Nato deployment and warned member states - notably France and Germany ...