• NATO goes to emergency session after Trump reportedly gets undiplomatic with Merkel

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    NATO leaders entered a special emergency session after President Donald Trump reportedly spoke very bluntly about his demands that the countries spend
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  • President Trump Reportedly Threatened to Pull the U.S. Out of NATO

    President Trump Reportedly Threatened to Pull the U.S. Out of NATO

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump's displeasure with the U.S.'s military allies over their relatively low defense spending is no secret. But now, according to media reports, Trump has threatened to withdraw the U.S. from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization or to change its pivotal role in the alliance, over the matter.
    In a closed-doors meeting at the two-day NATO summit in Brussels, Trump is said to have thrown a “tantrum” over the issue, threatening that the U.S. would go it alone on defense issues if the other NATO members-most of whom are European-do not immediately increase military spending...
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  • Trump and trade see NATO allies air differences

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump said he had a "great meeting" with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of a NATO summit on Wednesday, hours after he fiercely criticised German policy on defence spending and gas imports from Russia. Ivor Bennett reports
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