Pres. Trump, French Pres. Emmanuel Macron Spar Over NATO Vision

President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron sparred Tuesday over policy disagreements including NATO defense spending and the future of the pact.

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron clashed over the future of NATO on Tuesday before a summit intended to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Western military alliance.

In sharp exchanges underlining discord in a transatlantic bloc hailed by backers as the most successful military pact in history, Trump demanded that Europe pay more for its collective defense and make concessions to U.S. interests on trade.

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