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President Trump, speaks as Jens Stoltenberg, secretary general of NATO, looks on during a summit of world leaders in Brussels Thursday. 
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Trump told in Brussels that West should focus on 'values,' not only interests

President Donald Trump exported the confrontational, nationalist rhetoric of his campaign across the Atlantic on Thursday, scolding European leaders for not footing more of the bill for their own defense and lecturing them to stop taking advantage of U.S. taxpayers.


Military high court overturns convictions citing possible command influence

The military’s highest court has overturned a former Aviano airman’s rape and assault conviction and prison sentence, saying that the case had been compromised by apparent unlawful command influence.


Obama gets rock-star welcome in Berlin, praises Merkel

At the beginning of their discussion, former President Barack Obama praised Chancellor Angela Merkel to the excited cheers of a crowd of young Protestants, who had traveled from all over Germany and beyond to attend the religious gathering.


Trump scolds NATO on spending as allies aim to please

President Donald Trump scolded allies on Thursday for their failure to invest enough money in their defense, saying members must not only increase expenditures but also make up for years of military neglect.

US Justice Department ordered to investigate Manchester bomb probe leaks

President Donald Trump on Thursday denounced U.S. leaks about Britain's investigation of the Manchester terrorist bombing and ordered the Justice Department to launch a full investigation.


UK bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

Britons faced stepped-up security, authorities pushed forward with raids they said were uncovering key evidence and a trans-Atlantic rift opened Thursday in the aftermath of a deadly concert bombing.


Turkey's leader confronted by France, Germany at NATO summit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was confronted by key allies France and Germany with diplomatic complaints despite him traveling to Brussels to celebrate the unity of the NATO alliance.


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