As U.S. summit talks with Russian Federation draw closer, Sen.
While noting that "we need to do more" on defence spending, Hutchinson noted that more than half of NATO's members were on track to achieve the target set by the alliance of two per cent of gross domestic product spent on defence by 2024.
Its report added: "This will enable the United Kingdom to lead the way to quell American concerns about the failure of European partners to commit more funds to their own national defence".
"Many of us are concerned, I certainly am, about the President's ongoing rhetoric that really demeans or ridicules our allies and praises our adversaries", Flake said.
On other occasions, the two men discussed Syria, where Putin offered to help Trump achieve his agenda of pulling the U.S. out of the region, before advisers urged the President not to accept such an offer.
Allies are braced for a barrage of invective from Trump for not spending enough on defence, and are apprehensive that his often sceptical tone on the alliance that has underpinned European security for 70 years might turn into outright hostility.
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The fear is not only that Mr. Trump will spoil the "unity" of the summit with harangues before flying to Helsinki for a far friendlier meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Still, Trump has repeatedly threatened to punish countries if they don't spend enough on defense, even suggesting the USA may not protect them if they don't pay their fair share. It was "immature" to link the two topics, Ursula von der Leyen said.
But comments made by Trump have undercut this, most recently when he told other leaders at the G7 that NATO was "as bad as NAFTA", the North American trade deal he has threatened to tear up. "We can do that through the [World Trade Organization]. Change is Coming!" Trump said on Twitter in June in posts that specifically called out Germany.
The Trump administration has been supportive of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European countries at a tactical level - actions generally credited to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.
"I'll talk to [Putin] about everything", Trump said last week.
Asked about possible concrete outcomes from Trump's meeting with Putin, Huntsman said that "the fact that we're having a summit at this level, at this time in history, is a deliverable in itself", he said, although "I don't exclude that there will be some concrete agreement".
Mickelson has openly said that the two probably should have always gotten along this well, but they've "turned the corner". According to Golf .com's Alan Shipnuck, the idea started at this year's Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia.
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Economists surveyed by Bloomberg News had anticipated the trade deficit would widen to $2.2 billion, from $1.9 billion in April. Volume rose sharply, as several Canadian refineries were temporarily shut for the month, while prices fell slightly.
Tropical Storm Beryl, downgraded from a category one hurricane , remains on a slow course towards the Lesser Antilles. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, with up to five inches possible in some areas, through Tuesday.
But what does this mean for Arya's fate? "In a series of hashtags, Maisie also added, "#LastWomanStanding". Turner, however, has disputed this, saying she thinks revealing the tattoo may have been a bad idea.
William and Kate had already used Louis as one of Prince George's middle names, but liked it so much they chose to use it again. Seventy-one years later, they are still married and known to us as Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh .
Confidence, optimism and expectation is sweeping the country as England supporters dare to dream football may be on its way home. Virtually from kickoff, Sweden sent long passes forward to tall striker Ola Toivonen and looked for a flick-on.
Sadly for Fox and soccer fans, there's a few days of World Cup silence until France take on Belgium on July 10 and then England v. Croatia are through to the semi-final of the World Cup after beating Russia/ Croatia following a nerve-wracking penalty shootout.
But the girl, whose family call her "Mighty Miss Maya", proved her doctors wrong, walking after just seven weeks. "She's doing it. Two months ago, Maya had major surgery on her spine in the hopes of giving her more control over her leg and back muscles.
Hamilton expressed doubt about competing against Ferrari's new tires but was told over team radio: "Lewis, you are the fastest vehicle by miles".
Ten dead, 73 injured after passenger train derails in Turkey
According to reports, the train was travelling from Uzunkopru to Instanbul and came off the rails in the Tekirdag Corlu district. Over 100 ambulances have been sent to the scene, TRT Haber said, quoting Health Ministry Undersecretary Eyüp Gümüş.
Tropical Storm Chris to bring showers
Virgin Islands - all places that are expected to be drenched with several inches of rain in the coming days thanks to Beryl . It was centered 210 miles (335 kilometers) east of Martinique and was moving west-northwestward at 23 mph (37 kph).
Hales leads England to dramatic win over India
Despite Bristol being a small crowd he should have automatically played given his exceptional performance in the opening match. England lost four wickets for 46 runs before Ben Stokes (14) and Jonny Bairstow (25 off 14 balls) had a 37-run partnership.
Turkey fires thousands of public servants in anti-terror purge
The current state of emergency ends on July 18, unless extended for another term by the president and approved by parliament. Turkey's state of emergency, which was declared after a coup attempt in July 2016, is set to expire on July 18 this year.
WWE's Brock Lesnar about to jump back into the UFC
After Cormier knocked out Miocic to become the second UFC fighter to hold two world titles simultaneously, "DC" became the guy. Who would you like to see Stipe Miocic fight next? "You start to fall apart". "That's a battle I've got to win".
UK Brexit secretary David Davis resigns
Mr Russell said the proposals, agreed after a marathon Cabinet meeting at Chequers , were a "step in the right direction". The Press Association news agency, the BBC and others said Brexit Secretary David Davis resigned Sunday.
ZTE name new CEO in bid to lift US ban
Another part of the agreement with the current administration requires ZTE to replace its Board of Directors and top executives. For the latest news from the South China Morning Post download our mobile app .
Hunters died in Sibuya Game Reserve
After ensuring the lions were not a threat to tourists, Fox said there will not be any changes to "the status quo of our lions". According to stats from the South African government, more than 1,000 rhinos were killed in South Africa previous year .
Flake: 'Concern' about what Trump might promise Putin
He knows the facts and the details and he's discussed it. "We now have to seek out all kinds of partners to further our goals". Other than with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Trump has no other bilateral meetings now scheduled.
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