NATO Announces Increase in 2017 Spending While U.S. Affirms Commitment to Allies

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jun 28, 2017 2:02 PM
NATO allies are planning to boost their defense spending by 4.3 percent this year, a $12 billion increase over 2016 levels that will escalate military spending by non-U.S. members countries to $277 billion, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday.