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Trump urges NATO members to double its military spending to 4% of their GDP

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

REUTERS/Reinhard Krause
Trump chided NATO members for failing to reach a target of spending 2% of national income on defense.
Trump said he would prefer a goal of 4%, similar to US levels.
The proposed increase would represent a massive upheaval of budgetary priorities in Europe where Germany and many others have pledged only to reach 2% by 2024 or later.
BRUSSELS - NATO leaders will try on Thursday to move beyond US President Donald Trump's demands for higher defense spending, and focus on ending the long war in Afghanistan, in the second day of a summit in Brussels underscored by...
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