Albania weighed invoking NATO’s Article 5 over Iranian cyberattack

Maggie Miller reports:

Albania was hit by cyberattacks earlier this year so debilitating that the government considered invoking a NATO declaration that could have pulled all member states into confrontation with Iran, Prime Minister Edi Rama said.

It would have been the first time a NATO member state used a cyberattack to invoke Article Five — which treats an attack against one member as an “attack against them all,” requiring collective defense.

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