May 31, 2017 ~ Trump insists NATO Allies meet their 3% of GDP defense spending requirement - most are not even meeting half that - President Trump is right, It's Long Past Time for Our NATO Allies to Meet Their Defense-Spending Commitments
May 6, 2018 ~ NATO members increase defense spending and contributions to NATO after Trump makes it an issue. Fulfills another campaign promise and makes the situation more fair for the US. No other president dared even ask NATO members to pay their agreed share.
Jul 17, 2018 ~ Democrats are so deranged in their hatred for Trump that in 'in one week, they chose to defend Hamas and MS-13 just so they could be against anything Trump is doing or saying - against ICE and NATO paying fair share too - gone nuts
Jul 19, 2018 ~ Trump is right that NATO members have not been paying their fair share - US has been having to carry the rest - Demands they meet their obligations and almost all have increased their spending - Dems lie calling him anti-NATO
Jul 25, 2018 ~ Matthew Continetti, 'Why NATO Matters' - Some including Trump have questioned why countries like Montenegro should be part of NATO - The more countries in, the greater the deterrence and the nations form a wall between Russian the Mediterranean Sea.
Feb 4, 2019 ~ Trump's tough stance on NATO has gotten NATO allies to contribute $100 Billion more than they were previously contributing, making the alliance far more equitable for the United States than ever before. People said don't do it. It won't work anyway. He did it.
Aug 2, 2019 ~ Rich Lowry, 'Mike Pompeo Says Good Riddance to the INF Treaty'. It was fatally flawed. Russia is cheating, 'No one inside of NATO or the EU has any doubt. We all have the same data set, and there's complete unanimity.' says Pompeo. China is not bound by it at all but needs to be.
Sep 9, 2019 ~ General Jim Mattis says NATO has gotten stronger under Trump. 'NATO is actually stronger today.' Says Trump in line with other Presidents on NATO paying more 'President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, all saying the same thing President Trump is. You've got to pay more'
Dec 4, 2019 ~ President Trump secured an additional $130 Billion dollars from NATO members by the end of 2020 that they were supposed to be paying all along. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg 'This is unprecedented progress, and it is making NATO stronger'. On track for $400B 2024 target
Dec 5, 2019 ~ Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer, 'President Trump Is Orchestrating NATO's Revival' NATO 'is stronger than ever before thanks to President Trump's emphasis on burden-sharing.' MSM falsely portrays Trump 'as an opponent of NATO' but he supports it and his actions have made it stronger.