Image of the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, shaking hands with the President of the United States, Donald John Trump.
The UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosts the NATO leaders Meeting at The Grove in Watford today, the 4th December 2019.
This meeting marks 70 years of the NATO alliance.
Established in 1949 with 12 founding members, NATO is now an alliance of 29 countries. At the heart of NATO is collective defence, set out in Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty, NATO’s founding Treaty. The UK is one of NATO’s 12 founding members and London was home to its first headquarters.