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Allied leaders pledge to reverse defence cuts, reaffirm transatlantic bond

Allied leaders pledge to reverse defence cuts, reaffirm transatlantic bond

05 Sep. 2014

The Alliance’s 28 leaders agreed at their Wales Summit on Friday (5 September 2014) to reverse the trend of declining defence budgets and raise them over the coming decade, a move that will further strengthen the transatlantic bond. “In this dangerous world we recognise that we need to invest additional effort and money so today the Alliance made a pledge on defence investment,” said NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen.

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