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President Trump: NATO Allies Should 2X Defense Spending Targets

President Trump: NATO Allies Should 2X Defense Spending Targets President Donald Trump has proposed 2X’ing the 2% defense spending targets for the NATO alliance. His suggestion was informal and made in a closed-door sessio.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 11th, 2018

Global Military Spending Is At Record Levels and Rising

President trump has made a habit of berating America’s NATO allies for not spending enough on defense. But while Trump and his.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 26th, 2018

Trump claims a victory on NATO defense spending

U.S. President Donald Trump hailed a personal victory at a NATO summit on Thursday, saying allies had sharply increased defense spending commitments after he provoked a crisis session with a tirade at European leaders. Scarlett Cvitanovich reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Trump Urges NATO to Double Military-Spending Target to 4% of GDP

President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump pushes Germany, NATO allies to jack up defense spending in tense meeting

President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Trump Urges NATO to Double Military Spending Target to 4% of GDP

President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

Trump Urges NATO Members to Double Military Spending to 4% of GDP

President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

Trump Blasts Germany, NATO Allies at Summit

The NATO summit opened to an acrimonious start as President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchanged barbs over Berlin’s defense spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

The Trump Impact: NATO Allies are Hiking Defense Spending

The Trump Impact: NATO Allies are Hiking Defense Spending Sunday, US NATO Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison praised President Donald Trump for “making an impact,” and is the 1st in 3 administrations to g.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 9th, 2018

Summit Looms for a Strained NATO Alliance

European leaders brace for a tense meeting this week with a U.S. president who is imposing tariffs and chiding the allies for not spending more on their own defense. Trump advisers say the president is just trying to rebalance the relationship......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 8th, 2018

U.S. Allies Boost Defense Spending, NATO Says

U. S. military allies have increased their defense spending by 3.82% over the past year, since President Donald Trump called for more contributions, according to figures released by NATO......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

Is President Trump Right About US Defence Spending?

While at the NATO summit this week in Brussels, President Donald Trump has drawn attention to US defense spending, fulfilling a ke.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 12th, 2018

Macron, Merkel, Conte Deny Trump"s NATO Spending Claims

Earlier today, during an impromptu, surprise press conference at the conclusion to the NATO summit, president Trump said that the allies achieved "tremendous progress today", and claimed th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2018

Trump Commits to NATO, Pushes Allies on Spending

President Trump affirmed the U.S.’s “very strong” commitment to NATO after the summit descended into chaos as the secretary-general called an emergency session to address the president’s spending demands......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Trump: NATO allies commit to raising defense spending, CNBC reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

Trump Says NATO Allies Agreed To Increase Defense Spending After Crisis Meeting

Update: Headlines are rol.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2018

NATO Gathers for Emergency Session Amid U.S. Demands

NATO ordered an emergency session after President Trump delivered heated remarks in which he warned if allies didn’t immediately meet the 2% military-spending target “I’ll do my own thing,” diplomats said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Trump Suggests NATO Members Increase Defense Spending

Only eight nations are on track to reach the current 2% goal this year. President Trump suggested NATO countries double their defense spending goal to 4% of GDP Wednesday, just hours after harshly criticizing Germany for.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 11th, 2018

Trump reportedly told NATO leaders to boost defense spending to 4% of GDP

President Donald Trump told NATO leaders that they should double their defense spending from the current target by 2024 of 2% of GDP to 4%, according .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Trump and Merkel Clash at NATO Summit Over Defense, Russian Gas Deal

The NATO summit opened to an acrimonious start as President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchanged heated barbs over Berlin’s defense spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

Trump Pressures NATO Allies Ahead of Summit

President Donald Trump leveled fresh criticism against allies over their military spending as he headed off on seven-day tour through Europe that begins with a NATO gathering and ends with a summit with President Vladimir Putin......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJul 10th, 2018