Tuesday, April 25, 2017

‘That’s Not How It Works:’ Trump’s Grasp of Nato Questioned

March 21, 2017 by  
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On the heels of a visibly awkward visit from the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, Donald Trump said on Saturday that Germany owed “vast sums of money” to Nato and the US, even though the alliance does not stipulate payments to America. His remarks prompted a former US permanent representative to Nato to reply “that’s not […]

POLAND Polish leader Szydlo thanks Germany for backing NATO build-up

June 22, 2016 by  
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June 22, 2016 Merkel and Szydlo praised the ties between the two neighboring countries at the Wednesday press conference, referring also to the troubled history between Warsaw and Berlin. The talks were held in a “friendly atmosphere,” Merkel said, describing the summit as a good day for bilateral relations. Members of their two governments also […]