NATO is “deeply concerned” by the escalating violence in Libya, alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday, calling on all sides to stop fighting as a deadly power struggle rages.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday he has strengthened NATO by insisting on a “rocket” like increase in military spending by allies that he says used to take advantage of US largesse.
The German cabinet on Wednesday passed a draft budget for 2020 that calls for a 1.7% pending increase and relies on ministries to cut costs to avoid incurring new debt in light of an economic slowdown in Europe’s largest economy.
A jet from Khalifa Haftar’s east Libyan military forces intercepted a civilian plane on Sunday as part of its push to control the oil-rich south of the riven nation, the faction said. Libya has been in turmoil since the NATO-backed toppling of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, with parallel administrations and armed groups carving the nation […]
The leaders of NATO’s 29 countries will gather in London in December for a special meeting to mark the alliance’s 70th anniversary, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced Wednesday.