12 iulie 2018

Trump Back at NATO After Rattling Allies, Condemning Germany

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BRUSSELS — President Donald Trump renewed his pressure tactics on fellow NATO nations to increase their defense spending on Thursday, calling out U.S. allies on Twitter as he attended a second day of meetings with leaders of the military alliance. In a series of tweets from Brussels, Trump said "Presidents have been trying unsuccessfully for years to get Germany and other rich NATO Nations to pay more toward their protection from Russia." He complained the United States "pays tens of Billions [...]