first published on November 1, 2019 by Will
NATO was founded with 12 original member states; Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The alliance has since grown to 29 member nations.
The organization operates on the understanding that if one of the member states is attacked by an outside nation, it would be considered an attack on all of NATO.
The following video is pretty awesome, giving a fast-paced, action-packed look at NATO’s military capabilities.