Find the news on RT about NATO, which is an acronym for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. NATO is a political and military alliance based on a treaty signed in April, 1949. Currently, there are 29 member states from North America and Europe. Read the news and information about creation and transformation of NATO on RT.com. NATO has had some tensions with Russia over placing its military forces on Russian borders. Follow RT on the news and updates on Russia - NATO relations.