BRUSSELS — Two officials at the NATO summit in Brussels say the alliance has held a brief emergency session amid demands from U.S. President Donald Trump for increased
Trump renewed his pressure tactics on fellow NATO nations to increase their
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 of Dollars too much to subsidize Europe" and demanded that member nations meet their pledge to spend 2
Trump has taken an aggressive tone during the NATO summit, questioning the value of an alliance that has defined decades of American foreign policy, torching an ally and proposing a massive increase in European
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