Published: Thu, July 12, 2018
Global News | By Stacy Ballard

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: Trump hails alliance spending promises after crisis meeting

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: Trump hails alliance spending promises after crisis meeting

Within weeks, he started to oversee the project implementation himself, leading the Nord Stream AG's shareholder committee. There is no certainty it would attract support in Washington from leading Republicans.

Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas, who was on the trip, said in an interview that he had particular concerns about the possibility of Russian media entities misreporting the outcome of any one-on-one meeting between Trump and Putin. 'Is he your friend?' No, I don't know him very much.

"The problem is Trump seems to really see no benefit that allies provide the United States", says James Goldgeier, visiting senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.

"I do think that having a strong communique and taking the other measures that NATO has called for today will help in dealing with President Putin", the former NATO Allied Commander explained.

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And Zlatko Dalic's side seem relaxed ahead of the crunch match. "I have been in sport in different areas for long enough to know what my life is day to day".


Shelby pointed to the importance of Trump being properly briefed ahead of the sit-downs.

"As we engage Russian Federation we must do so from a position of unity and strength - holding out hope for a better future, but also clear and unwavering on where Russian Federation needs to change its behaviour for this to become a reality", she said.

This means that Trump is not able to use his executive power to pull America out of the alliance, in contrast to other global agreements such as the Iran nuclear deal or the Paris climate agreement, both of which Trump has withdrawn from. "US spends too much".

Trump has been more conciliatory behind the scenes, including at a leaders' dinner Wednesday. "'We want to find out about Syria" as one of the topics, he said.

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The failure of many allies to release a plan to achieve the two percent goal has drawn the fury of the president, even as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders acknowledge they need to be more aggressive in modernizing their military capabilities. 'But maybe we'll get along with the people we're protecting against. "And when you have that occurring, especially with Russia's activities, yeah, it undermines our alliance".

But with tensions in the Western alliance smouldering over Trump's trade tariffs on European steel and his demands for more contributions to ease the burden on USA taxpayers, his earlier remarks fuelled concerns among allies for the U.S. role in keeping the peace that has reigned since World War II.

The US president was similarly effusive when he met German chancellor Angela Merkel. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, full champagne flute in hand, came over to greet the first lady, and the two talked for several minutes. "This has been going on for decades, for decades, it's disproportionate and not fair to the taxpayers of the United States".

He continued the attack Thursday, complaining that, "Germany just started paying Russian Federation, the country they want protection from, Billions of Dollars for their Energy needs coming out of a new pipeline from Russian Federation". But Trudeau appeared to be far from Trump's orbit during the traditional gathering of leaders for the NATO family photo op and ceremony, standing quietly to the side as Trump chatted with Britain's Theresa May, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel.

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