NATO

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks during a press conference at the COP25 climate talks summit in Madrid, Monday Dec. 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
(AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
WRVA News
December 04, 2019 - 1:11 pm
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is aiming to make the annual U.N.-sponsored climate talks underway in Madrid the last ones for full participation by the United States, which is the world's No. 1 economy and the second-biggest carbon emitter. Trump...
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From front row left, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, U.S. President Donald Trump, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez attend a ceremony event.   (AP Photo/Francisco
(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
WRVA News
December 04, 2019 - 12:02 pm
By LORNE COOK and JILL LAWLESS Associated Press WATFORD, England (AP) — NATO leaders sought Wednesday to paper over differences like the military alliance’s future priorities but insisted they would respond as one in the event of an attack on any of the 29 member countries. Ending a summit just...
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U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrive for a round table meeting during a NATO leaders meeting at The Grove hotel and resort in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
December 04, 2019 - 9:16 am
By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press WATFORD, England (AP) — While NATO leaders professed unity on Wednesday at a summit near London, a spat rippled under the surface after several were caught in an unguarded exchange on camera apparently gossiping about U.S. President Donald Trump’s behavior. Trump...
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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg at Winfield House in London, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
December 03, 2019 - 9:35 am
By AAMER MADHANI and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump criticized Democrats at the opening of a NATO leaders' meeting Tuesday, calling the impeachment push by his rivals “unpatriotic" and “a bad thing for our country." Trump, who commented while meeting with NATO...
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AP News
October 10, 2019 - 2:00 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — NATO's secretary-general is urging alliance-member Turkey to show "restraint" in its military push into northern Syria, adding that the common enemy in the region is still the Islamic State group. Jens Stoltenberg avoided any direct criticism of the Turkish incursion, repeating a...
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AP News
September 10, 2019 - 5:24 pm
By CARA ANNA Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A rocket exploded at the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 attack on the United States. A plume of smoke rose over central Kabul shortly after midnight and sirens could be heard. Inside the...
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AP News
August 30, 2019 - 5:50 pm
By ROBERT BURNS AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Try as he might, Jim Mattis can't seem to hide his real feelings about Donald Trump - that the president is leading the world's most powerful nation down a dangerously wrong path. Mattis, the retired Marine general who resigned as...
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Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, right, speaks with Ukraine's Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
December 04, 2018 - 12:53 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on a meeting of foreign ministers from NATO nations: (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the United States will suspend its obligations under a landmark nuclear treaty in 60 days in response to Russia's alleged violation of the pact. Pompeo...
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Associated Press
July 12, 2018 - 8:25 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — President Donald Trump closed out his chaotic two-day visit to NATO Thursday by declaring victory, claiming that member nations caved to his demands to significantly increase defense spending and reaffirming his commitment to the alliance. But there were no immediate specifics on...
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Associated Press
July 11, 2018 - 8:47 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's export surplus, migration policies and defense spending have all been on President Donald Trump's Twitter and diplomatic hit list. Now it's Germany's energy policy and joint gas pipeline venture with Moscow, which he says leaves Berlin "totally controlled" and "captive to...
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