German Finance minister says defense budget to increase

German Finance minister says defense budget to increase

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The German Finance minister, Wolfgang Schäuble, has on the veiligheidsconferentie in Munich, said that Germany, the country’s defence budget will increase.

According to Schaeuble, there was “no doubt” that Germany’s budget will turn. The comment comes after increasing pressure from the United States to the costs for the NATO fairer to distribute among the member states.

The Us Defence secretary, Jim Mattis, argued at the conference that Europe must remain alert to a “half-ring of instability on its borders”. Also confirmed, Mattis has the support of the US-NATO once again, and he proposed that Europe and the US have a common vision on the challenges of the future.

On the veiligheidsconferentie in Munich are more than seventy ministers of Defense and Foreign Affairs. Vice-president of the United States, Mike Pence, will be the conference tomorrow to speak to.


Jens), secretary-general of NATO, spoke at the conference in Munich with Sergei Lavrov, the Russian minister of Foreign Affairs. ) Said after that meeting that NATO and Russia are “different views” on the situation in Ukraine and the instability in the region. According to NATO is that due to Russia while Russia proposes that NATO is the reason for the unrest.

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