Trump: ‘We Strongly Support NATO’

By NTK Staff | 02.06.2017 @2:23pm

Speaking to CENTCOM at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa on Monday, President Trump reaffirmed U.S. support for the NATO alliance, but requested that other members “pay their fair share.” “We strongly support NATO,” Trump said, but added, “We only ask that NATO members make their full and proper financial contributions to the NATO alliance […]

Speaking to CENTCOM at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa on Monday, President Trump reaffirmed U.S. support for the NATO alliance, but requested that other members “pay their fair share.”

“We strongly support NATO,” Trump said, but added, “We only ask that NATO members make their full and proper financial contributions to the NATO alliance which many of them have not been doing.”

“America stands with those who stand in defense of freedom. We have your back every hour and every day, now and always,” Trump said to the country’s top military commanders.

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