What does NATO stand for?

Question: What does NATO stand for?

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NATO stands for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

It is an international alliance that consists of 30 member states from North America and Europe. It was established at the signing of the North Atlantic Treaty on 4 April 1949. The main purpose of NATO is to safeguard the freedom and security of its member countries through political and military means. NATO promotes democratic values and encourages consultation and cooperation on defense and security issues to build trust and, in the long run, prevent conflict.