ARTICLE CONTENTS[Pages 77-94]
TOP OF ARTICLE
I. Historical Context
A. Formation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
B. The North Atlantic Treaty
C. Status of NATO and Article Five
1. Pre-September 11, 2001
2. September 11, 2001: Attack on the United States of America
3. Post-September 11: NATOs Response
A. Does Article Five Create Any Affirmative Obligations?
B. The Fall of the U.S.S.R.
C. The Significance of Who Rallied and Who Did Not
D. U.S. Paternalism: Does the United States Want NATOS Support?
A. Historical Debate Comes Full Circle
B. When Can We Appraise the Strength of Article Five?
C. Collective DefenseNot Collective Security