19 noiembrie 2019

NATO's alleged 'brain death' is on the agenda as allies prepare for talks


America’s top representative to NATO on Tuesday blasted comments by French President Emmanuel Macron that the 70-year-old alliance is “experiencing brain death,” saying an attempt to divide members is “not even rational.”“We firmly disagree with President Macron’s assessment,” U.S. NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison said on the eve of talks between alliance foreign ministers in Brussels.Macron suggested in an interview earlier this month that the European Union should do more on its own [...]