North Atlantic Council

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North Atlantic Council
FoundedApril 4, 1949 (1949-04-04)
Deputy Secretary-General
Meeting place
NATO Headquarters
Brussels, Belgium

The North Atlantic Council (NAC) is the principal political decision-making body of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), made up of Permanent Representatives from its member countries.[1] It was created by Article 9 of the North Atlantic Treaty and it is the only body in NATO that derives its authority explicitly from the Treaty.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The North Atlantic Council". NATO.