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May 29, 2017 - The Seattle Times

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Trump says NATO allies don’t pay their share; is that true?

President Donald Trump castigated the leaders of NATO allies to their faces during his trip to Europe last week, suggesting many of them “owe massive amounts of money” to the alliance. Trump has a point, but he mischaracterizes the way it works. Q. What is Trump’s complaint? A. “NATO members must finally contribute their fair share and meet their financial obligations, for 23 of the 28 member nations are still not paying what they should be paying and what they’re supposed...

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