Germany’s Merkel reneges on NATO defense pledge, causing friction with U.S.

//Germany’s Merkel reneges on NATO defense pledge, causing friction with U.S.

Germany’s Merkel reneges on NATO defense pledge, causing friction with U.S.

By | 2019-08-14T20:19:59+00:00 August 14th, 2019|World|Comments Off on Germany’s Merkel reneges on NATO defense pledge, causing friction with U.S.

In 2014, Merkel’s government committed her country's defense budget at a NATO conference in Wales to increase its expenditure to 2% by 2024. Her broken promise has created intense friction.

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