In his first major foreign policy speech, U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence has said that America will be ‘unwavering’ in its support for the NATO alliance, but warned European allies that they must step up defense spending.
“I bring you this assurance – the United States of America strongly supports NATO and will be unwavering in our commitment to this transatlantic alliance,” Pence told delegates at the Munich Security Conference Saturday.
He repeated calls for European allies to keep their NATO commitment of spending 2 percent of GDP on defense.
“The President of the United States expects our allies to keep their word, to …read more