Brussels is the first stop of Trump's week-long European tour that will include a visit to Britain and a meeting in Finland with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
But Trump hit back: "But Germany, as far as I'm concerned, is captive to Russian Federation because it's getting so much of its energy from Russian Federation".
Manymembers of Congress, including some of Trump's fellow Republicans, have sought to reassure allies nervous about some of Trump's statements, that there is still strong support in Washington for traditional allies like the country's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners.
Trump took Twitter swipes at Canada following the G7 summit - mostly over Canadian dairy trade policy - but reserved his most persistent and personal attacks for Trudeau himself, calling him "dishonest" and "weak" for telling the closing G7 news conference that Canada would not be "pushed around" on trade.
The 1.5 percent level forecast for NATO's European members in 2018 compares to 1.46 percent previous year, 1.44 percent in 2016 and 1.42 percent in 2015.
Despite that, USA officials told Reuters news agency the president was expected to reaffirm U.S. support for Article 5 of the Nato treaty, which states that an attack against one ally is considered an attack on all members.
Pogba dedicates France win to Thai cave survivors
I've engraved the Queen's head on a blob of gold and The Last Supper but I'm really proud of my portrait of Harry Kane . They worked in '98 and we worked today, we reached out target to get to the final.
"Our summit comes at a time when some are questioning the strength of the transatlantic bond and I would not be surprised if we have robust discussions at the summit, including on defense spending", Stoltenberg told reporters Tuesday.
"We do have a lot of allies, but we can not be taken advantage of".
He also suggested he could find time to talk to his "friend" Boris Johnson, who has just rocked the Government with his bombshell resignation over Mrs May's Brexit plans, and that he would find it easier dealing with Mr Putin than America's European allies.
It was an unusual criticism coming from Trump, who has appeared eager to cozy up to Putin and who has dismissed the USA intelligence community's assessment that Russian Federation tried to undermine Western democracy by meddling in the 2016 US presidential election to help Trump win.
"Dear America, appreciate your allies, after all you don't have that many", Tusk said, before reminding Trump that European troops had come to America's aid following the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States. "He may be the only one, but that's OK with me", he said.
President Donald Trump addresses the audience during a rally at the Four Seasons Arena at Montana ExpoPark, July 5, 2018, in Great Falls, Mont., in support of Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., and GOP Senate candidate Matt Rosendale. "Well they could increase it immediately, tomorrow, and have no problem", Trump said. "You tell me, is that appropriate?", he asked, while Stoltenberg listened. Following that, he will travel to England to meet with British Prime Minister Theresa May, spend the weekend at one of his private golf clubs in Scotland, then travel to Helsinki for a high-stakes meeting with Putin.
But instead of trying to engage with what Trump actually said during the Fox News interview, Gardner pretended Trump actually meant the opposite of what he said. On top of that Germany is just paying just a little bit over 1% whereas the United States is paying 4.2% of a much larger GDP.
Novelist Shamsie, author of Home Fire , selected the Second World War classic from all of the winners of the 1990s. The victor was revealed at the Man Booker 50 Festival in London's Royal Festival Hall on Sunday.
The 21-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan at NAC Breda in the Eredivisie, in which he netted five goals. Having broken into Roma's squad aged just 18, he's also scored twice for them in six senior appearances.
A roadside system that detects if a mobile phone is in use in a passing vehicle is being piloted in a United Kingdom first. People using their phones while driving will be getting warning messages if they do so in Norfolk.
They are charged with violating Section 3  [c] of the colonial-era law, which carries a maximum penalty of 14 years in prison. Yet the arrest failed to quash their story, which Reuters eventually published as a special report in February.
Princess Charlotte took centre stage at her little brother Prince Louis's christening yesterday as she showed off her cheeky side. Coincidentally, William and Kate attended the wedding of Robert and Hannah on their own one-year wedding anniversary in 2012.
Out of the three teams, however, the Sixers could definitely use Korver's three-point shooting to pair with J.J. Most notably, he seemed to have helped second-year small forward Cedi Osman with his three-point shot.
However, and to the general surprise, the duo was caught kissing passionately in the streets of NY as you can see HERE. Singer Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin indulged in public display of affection, locking lips at a public park.
Hours later, Erdogan announced the make-up a new streamlined cabinet which included his son-in-law as finance minister. The role of prime minister has also been eliminated, and the president will now be able to pick his own Cabinet.
He said in the video that it was probably his "last message on earth". "I isolated myself from my family members", Knight said. Former UCLA player Billy Knight has died in Phoenix, the Mericopa County Medical Examiner confirmed.
A photo tweeted by the local news outlet shows a motorcycle beside a slightly damaged Mercedes and a fire extinguisher. The couple have also been joined by George's parents, Nina and Nick Clooney, and Amal's mother Baria Alamuddin.
Earlier the PCB had tweeted that it will issue a charge sheet to the opener after Shehzad tested positive for a banned substance. Shehzad has played 13 tests, 81 ODIs, and 57 Twenty20s for Pakistan, and has centuries in all three formats.
India moves to second spot in ICC T20 rankings
Pakistan will now be heading into a five-match one day global series against Zimbabwe , slated to begin from July 13. D'Arcy Short, despite having an inconsistent run in Zimbabwe , moved into the top-10 for the first time.
JetBlue flight crew credited with saving life of French bulldog
These flight attendants are being hailed for looking after their passengers - no matter their species - during their time of need. They placed a breathing mask over Darcy's nose and mouth and, thankfully, she responded to the extra oxygen nearly immediately.
Caroline Flack calls off her engagement
Earlier today, both Caroline and Andrew confirmed that they are no longer together and made sure to wish each other all the best. Caroline Flack has announced that her engagement to Andrew Brady is over in an emotional statement confirming their split.
Thai cave rescue: All 12 boys and soccer coach freed
The drama in Thailand has even resonated as far as Russian Federation , where soccer's World Cup is reaching its final stages. Despite all the risks associated with the rescue, she says she never had any doubt that the boys would all make it out.
Emma Stone Stars In 'The Favourite' Trailer
The Crown's Olivia Coleman plays the role of Queen Anne with her advisor Lady Sarah played by Rachel Weisz . The cast includes Nicholas Hoult , Joe Alwyn , Mark Gatiss , Jenny Rainsford , and James Smith .
Gazza's message for Southgate and his England squad
It's wonderful because I was one of those kids growing up who wanted to play for England. "I would just walk out of the room, it is an anthem and has followed the team for a long time but involved some hard moments as well".