Trump arrives in Brussels ahead of potentially contentious North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit
German Chancellor Angela Merkel also enters the summit with a limp, after surviving her own leadership crisis about Germany and Europe's response to migration. Only eight of the 29 NATO members are expected to reach the target of spending 2 percent or more of their GDP on their armed forces this year, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in February.
As Trump slams North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, ambassador says Europeans are 'stepping up' on funding
But the nations are "stepping up", even if they haven't yet reached their target contribution to the military alliance, U.S. Ambassador to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison told PBS NewsHour anchor Judy Woodruff on Monday. We're being taken advantage of by the European Union. "Not fair to the USA taxpayer", Trump tweeted earlier in the morning, calling the situation "Very Unfair!" " Vladimir Putin , to say that he's a competitor, to say it's too early to say what his intentions are, we have ...
A girl shows a collage of pictures before relatives and friends begin prayers for the 12 schoolboys and their soccer coach trapped inside a flooded cave, at Mesai Grace Church in the northern province of Chiang Rai , Thailand . In the operation rescue the children participate 90 divers. Authorities have said it takes roughly 11 hours to do a round-trip from the cave entrance to where the boys are huddled on a muddy bank.
Last week, replying to a notice by the Indian government to take immediate measures to prevent misuse of its platform, WhatsApp had said that it was testing a new label that highlights when a message has been forwarded. "Our first step is placing newspaper advertisements in English and Hindi and several other languages". It suggests ways to distinguish forwarded messages from original ones and then "question the information that upsets you".
To trigger a no-confidence vote in the PM, 15% of Tory MPs must write to the chairman of the backbench 1922 Committee, now Sir Graham Brady. Sir Graham has consistently refused to say whether he had received any such letters. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quit with a resignation letter accusing May of flying "white flags" of surrender in negotiations with the European Union.
The two wounded Americans were in stable condition, the statement added. 'The incident is under investigation'. But AFP and The Washington Post cited unidentified Afghan officials as saying it happened in Uruzgan Province. The Taliban released a statement praising an Afghan soldier for carrying out the attack, without taking credit for it themselves. Additional information will be released as appropriate, the statement added.