11 Jul '18, 4pm

Trump wants NATO to aim for 4 percent defense spending

Trump has been focused on NATO nations failing to hit the 2 percent target since his presidential campaign, casting members as freeloaders on the backs of America. That continued on the way to the summit, with Trump tweeting while flying to Brussels Monday that “The United States is spending far more on NATO than any other Country. This is not fair, nor is it acceptable.”

Full article: https://www.defensenews.com/smr/nato-priorities/2018/07/1...

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