Turkey - a member state in good standing - has called upon NATO to come to its assistance in its dispute with Syria. A dispute that could erupt into all-out conflict.
Expect NATO to respond with alacrity. With a letter. Of full-fledged backing.
But nary a bullet for Turkey's defense. That ain't gonna happen.
NATO exists and is prepared to act, you see, should World War II break out.
Meanwhile, meetings will be held, press conferences will be established, tea will be served, photos ...