Trump says relations with Russia have never been worse as he prepares to meet Putin in Helsinki – live updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US president says his strained meeting with Nato was ‘great’ as he arrives in Helsinki for a high-stakes summit with Vladimir Putin LIVE Updated Play Video 1:05 Trump arrives in Helsinki for meeting with Putin – video Live feed Show 3.52am EDT03:52 Trump has Läs mer…

Is it really Donald Trump versus the liberal world order? | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump Is it really Donald Trump versus the liberal world order? Readers respond to the US president’s visit to the Nato summit and the UK, including his demand for more defence spending and his undiplomatic interventions in British politics Theresa May and Donald Läs mer…

We have a very high level of confidence in Juncker, Germany says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jean-Claude Juncker The comment came after the EU leader stumbled repeatedly at a Nato summit in Brussels Jean-Claude Juncker’s spokesman said the European commission president had suffered from a particularly painful attack of sciatica. Photograph: Francois Mori/AP The German government has said it has Läs mer…

EU's Juncker stumbles repeatedly at Nato summit – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:37 The European commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, lost his balance several times ahead of a gala dinner at the Brussels meeting on Wednesday. The presidents of Finland and Ukraine, among others, helped steady him. Juncker has said he has sciatica, which sometimes Läs mer…

Trump’s NATO Remarks Did Not Surprise Stephen Colbert at All

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Stephen Colbert thinks President Donald Trump’s meeting with NATO started on “a contentious note.” Colbert was not surprised by the president’s tone, though. “Contentious is his only note! He’s a human air horn,” Colbert said on Wednesday night’s episode of The Late Show. Colbert’s Läs mer…

Could Trump pull US out of Nato and what would happen if he did? | Luke Harding

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nato The US president has plunged the alliance into chaos with his threat to withdraw from Nato Donald Trump leaves the press conference he held in Brussels after the Nato summit had concluded. Photograph: Olivier Matthys/AP Donald Trump has come close to suggesting that Läs mer…

'Unprecedented unpredictability': UK braces for Trump visit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump No 10 hopes it can find a way to instil some discipline into the Great Disruptor during his visit A convoy of US cars sits on the tarmac at Stansted airport, north of London ahead of Donald Trump. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty Images Läs mer…

Trump rebukes European nations over defence spending – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 0:34 Speaking at an impromptu press conference, Donald Trump claimed victory at the Nato summit, saying members had agreed to increase defence spending. Other delegations and Nato officials contradicted the US president, saying he had secured no significant concessions Trump claims victory Läs mer…

Trump claims victory at Nato summit after saying members agree to increase defence spending – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the publication of the government’s Brexit white paper Dominic Raab’s Today interview on Brexit white paper – Summary LIVE Updated [embedded content] Trump at nato Key events Show 6.45am EDT06:45 Trump says British Läs mer…

Trump claims victory at Nato summit after fresh row over defence spending

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nato US president rebukes European nations over defence spending, causing meetings to be axed Donald Trump singled out Angela Merkel’s Germany for criticism over defence Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Donald Trump claimed victory at the Nato summit, saying progress had been made on defence Läs mer…

Theresa May urges Trump to raise nerve agent attack with Putin

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Foreign policy PM tells Nato leaders that it is time to call out Russia’s ‘malign behaviour’ Trump and Putin at the G20 summit in Hamburg. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters Theresa May has asked Donald Trump to raise the issue of Russian aggression against the west, Läs mer…

Donald Trump kept his promise to have an 'interesting time' at Nato summit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nato In the end, nobody could say they were surprised by his bitter tirade against old ally Germany German chancellor Angela Merkel and US president Donald Trump sat arm’s length apart before a bilateral at Nato’s headquarters. Photograph: Markus Schreiber/AP Donald Trump predicted he Läs mer…

Donald Trump tells Nato allies to spend 4% of GDP on defence

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nato US president suggests doubling 2% spending target that only five countries have met Donald Trump launched a tirade against Germany at the summit. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA Donald Trump has told other Nato countries to spend as much as 4% of their GDP on Läs mer…

Greece to expel Russian diplomats over alleged Macedonia interference

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Greece Russia accused of trying to fan opposition to deal which will weaken its influence in Balkans The Greek prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, right, and his Macedonian counterpart, Zoran Zaev, celebrate the new name deal. Photograph: Yorgos Karahalis/AP Four Russian diplomats will be banned Läs mer…

Nato summit: world leaders gather – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump and Theresa May pose with other world leaders for traditional ‘family’ photographs at Nato’s Brussels headquarters Standing room only: heads of state stand to attention while posing for a traditional ‘family’ photograph during the Nato summit in Brussels. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA Germany’s Läs mer…