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With NATO Defense Buildup, US Weapons Makers Could Benefit

With Thursday's renewed pledge by NATO countries to meet defense spending goals, some of the biggest beneficiaries could be U.S. weapons manufacturers, which annually already export billions of dollars worth of arms across the globe.

As the annual NATO summit ended in Brussels, U.S. President Donald Trump claimed success in pushing NATO's 29 member states to meet their 2024 goal of each year spending 2 percent of the size of their national economies on defense, to bolster NATO's readiness in the event of an attack from Russia or anyone else. Currently,...


Published By: Africa.. - Thursday, 12 July, 2018