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Trump blasts NATO at Brussels summit

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Apple’s Sport band is the basic bro of Apple Watch bands. If you want something a little more rugged — and a lot less forgettable — strap on a Tire Tread Sport band from Carterjett.<p>These sturdy silicone bands come in brilliant colors, with extra-large sizes and surprisingly small price tags as do …

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The Philippines' president doesn't want US submarines because he says they will 'implode' — so he's turning to Russia

• <b>President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte bashed the US Friday for warning his country against purchasing Russian submarines.</b>• <b><br>He criticised the US</b> …

Asia

It’s time for Turkey and NATO to go their separate ways

<i>Michael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute.</i><p>“If the internal stress in the U.S. goes on like this, the possibility of another 9/11 is not all that remote,” wrote columnist Abdurrahman Dilipak in <i>Yeni Akit</i>, a paper close to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his …

Geopolitics

President Trump unleashes lies at NATO press conference

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NATO confirms German troops to spearhead 'Trident Juncture' exercises

NATO says its 40,000-troop "Trident Juncture" exercises to be spearheaded by a German brigade, will proceed in Norway in October. Russia was briefed …

Military

Belgium mission keeps flag at half mast in Vajpayee's honour

New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Belgium Embassy here kept its flag at half mast on Friday in the honour of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, …

North Atlantic

Trump says Germany 'captive of Russia' at NATO breakfast

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Opinion: Does The U.S. Meet NATO’s Defense Spending Guideline?

SUBSCRIBE TO ACCESS THIS ARTICLE<p>"Opinion: Does The U.S. Meet NATO’s Defense Spending Guideline?" is part of <b>Aviation Week & Space Technology</b>’s …

Military Spending

Hassett on NATO ally Turkey: More important than anything we’re doing with steel

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Five CF-18s, 135 personnel being sent to Romania to support NATO mission

The Canadian military is sending approximately 135 personnel and five CF-18 Hornets to Constanta, Romania, to participate in NATO enhanced Air …

Military

Afghanistan: Taliban militants attack two checkpoints, kill at least 30 security personnel

Meanwhile, one person was killed and nine injured in a suicide bombing in Kabul.<p>Militants from the Taliban attacked two checkpoints in northern …

Afghanistan

Trump sounds sour note at NATO summit, lack of eggs upsets Kelly

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Trump tweets inch us to conflict with North Korea, says former NATO head

Trump admin wonders what’s next after release of recordings<p>03:17<p>Closing arguments to begin in Manafort fraud trial<p>05:45<p>New book looks at Trump's ties …

North Korea

Who benefits more from Trump’s alienation of our NATO allies, America or Russia?

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Turkey Shifts Toward Russia as Sanctions Sour U.S. Relations

Foreign ministers slam Western sanctions, as Erdogan plans boycott of U.S. electronic goods<p>ISTANBUL—President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey stepped up his attacks on the U.S. on Tuesday, calling for a boycott of Apple Inc.’s iPhones and other U.S. electronic goods, while his foreign minister …

South Asia

The impact of Trump's NATO rhetoric

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Turkey doubles tariffs on US imports such as cars and alcoholic beverages

Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay said the new tariffs were in retaliation for America’s conscious attacks on his country’s economy.<p>Turkey on …

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

NATO's East Is Rearming, But It's Because of Putin, Not Trump

Donald Trump has taken credit for a rise in military spending by NATO states, but in the alliance’s eastern reaches, it’s his Russian counterpart, …

Russia

Turkey's future in NATO in doubt?

NATO

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot

Ankara, helped by China and Russia, is vandalizing Western interests.<p>U.S.-Turkish relations are mired in the worst crisis of their history. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is demanding that President Trump turn over Mr. Erdogan’s sworn enemy, Fethullah Gülen. Mr. Trump, meanwhile, seeks the …

Andrew Brunson

Quizzes | Council on Foreign Relations

North Korea<p>See How Much You Know About North Korea<p>Take this quiz to test your knowledge of North Korea, including its nuclear buildup, the Kim …

North Korea

Trump should acknowledge sacrifice of NATO soldiers

Surrounded as he is by U.S. Army and Marine Corps generals, you would think President Trump would show some sympathy for NATO soldiers killed in …

Angela Merkel

Ukraine's law on national security wins support from NATO: president

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko attends a press conference with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg during a summit of heads of state and …

Russia

NATO Is Getting Ready to Go to War Against Russia's Submarines

While much attention was given to the recently concluded NATO Summit, the alliance has quietly been busying trying to hunt its own submarines.<i>The</i> …

Military

Poll: One-third would back Finland's Nato membership on President's say-so

A new poll by Lännen Media suggests that a third of Finns would support Finland’s membership in Nato if President Sauli Niinistö endorsed …

Finland

NATO’s Two Percent and Burden Sharing

The debate over burden sharing within NATO is about as old as the alliance itself. However, rarely has the debate spilled into public discourse as …

Military

Emerging-Market Currencies Fall on Turkish Lira Fears

U.S. dollar notches big gains against emerging markets, while Turkey’s lira slides 6.6%<p>Emerging-market currencies slid Monday, weighed down by investors’ concerns that a selloff in the Turkish lira could spread to other countries.<p>The dollar rose around 2.4% against both the South African rand and …

Markets

Trump's advisers reportedly pulled a fast one on him to prevent another international blow-up at the NATO summit

Just weeks after a G7 summit that was described as a "burning tire fire" and ended with President Donald Trump refusing to sign a communique negotiated by leaders there, Trump's advisers faced another international summit with a group for which the president had clear disdain: NATO.<p>Seeking to avoid …

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Officials reportedly worked behind Trump's back to get NATO agreement done before his arrival

National Security Adviser John Bolton demanded that officials finalize the North Atlantic Treaty Organization agreement before President Trump …

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