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Country : The Republic of Poland Committee : North Atlantic Council - NAC Topic : NATO enlargement

Poland was one of the first members of the Warsaw Pact to join NATO on 12 March 1999. Poland has made significant contributions to NATO by military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Moreover is scheduled to host the 2016 NATO Summit in Warsaw.

NATO is founded in 1949 by twelve member countries by the Washington treaty. NATO is a political and military alliance that contributes to safeguard the freedom and security of its members through political and military means.

NATO’s enlargement is very important because it would strengthen the Alliance’s ability to contr...