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NATO Allies Watch US Election Amid Strained Transatlantic Ties

America’s allies in Europe are watching closely as the U.S. presidential election enters its final leg.Transatlantic relations have at times been strained since U.S. President Donald Trump took office, and analysts say some European capitals hope for a return to more stability under a Joe Biden presidency.Other European NATO allies have welcomed Trump’s demands for Europe to pull its weight and meet military spending targets, as the continent faces several strategic challenges on its borders.Shortly after his 2016 election victory, Trump called NATO “obsolete,” because he said the organization “wasn’t taking care of terror.” That alarmed NATO allies shaken by …read more

Source:: Voice of America



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