13 iulie 2018

Trump Fumed, but NATO Members Got What They Wanted

foreignpolicy.com

He ranted, he threatened, he rebuked. U.S. President Donald Trump did just about everything he could to spoil the NATO summit in Brussels this week. But when it ended Thursday, member states could point to a series of policy decisions that strengthened the alliance and undercut its main adversary, Russia. They even heard some nice words from Trump. “I believe in NATO,” he said at a closing news conference. Behind closed doors, NATO leaders — Trump included — agreed to big strides on [...]