NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, left, talks to U.S. President Donald Trump as British Prime Minister Theresa May, right watches at the opening ceremony of the NATO summit at NATO headquarters in Brussels.
Hannity blasted several North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member states for failing to even come close to the two percent standard or 3.5 percent that the United States contributes.
A White House spokeswoman said his remarks came as he was urging leaders to increase their outlays on defence and were not a formal proposal.
It followed an uncomfortable first round at the summit where anxious Western allies were subjected to the USA president's "America first" approach.
Trump continued the attack through the day after first raising it at a breakfast meeting.
Praising new initiatives to build capacity, NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg estimated that as much as 266 billion additional US dollars would be spent by European allies and Canada on defense by 2024.
"Putin has tried to create other alternative pipelines that would essentially tie up eastern European countries, make them dependent on Russian Federation, just the way he did [with] Ukraine when he shut off their fuel in the middle of a cold winter", Ambassador Lincoln Bloomfield (Ret.) told FOX Business' David Asman.
He said that German Chancellor Angela Merkel runs the nation that is the "de facto leader of the EU" and that its failure to "properly fund NATO" should be criticized.
Hitting back at Mr Trump's "captive of Russia" comments, Mrs Merkel said afterwards that having experienced life in Soviet-controlled former East Germany, she was glad her country could now "determine our own policies and make our own decisions". Trump tweeted an hour before the second day of the summit got under way. A source close to Macron said Trump had voiced his "personal attachment" to Europe and gave "rather positive and constructive messages" to his allies. "For many years I dreamed of freedom, just as many others did - also of the freedom to travel to the United States", she said then.
It was the most recent in a series of demands and insults that critics fear will undermine the decades-old alliance, coming days before Trump sits down with Putin at the conclusion of his closely watched European trip.
"Yesterday I let them know that I was extremely unhappy with what was happening", Trump said, adding that, in response, European countries agreed to up their spending.
Trump was objecting to Germany's acceptance of a new pipeline project that will bring more natural gas from Russian Federation. "On top of that, Germany is just paying a little bit over 1 percent [on defense]... and I think that is inappropriate also", Trump said. "Must pay 2% of GDP IMMEDIATELY, not by 2025". US Turkish relations have recently been strained because of issues ranging from Syria to Iran, but some diplomats say the two leaders - both criticised for their polarising politics - have established a bond.
'All President Trump is doing is pointing out of hard facts and the hard truth and saying hey look we are going to change this.
Infant formula is the most highly regulated food and the only recommended nourishment if breast milk is not available. The U.S. representatives were also unsuccessful affecting any real changes to statements on breast milk substitutes.
They beat Germany 3-0 in the last eight but were then beaten by hosts and eventual winners France despite taking the lead. England don't have a Modric - few teams do - but they have to learn how to control games better against top-class teams.
At worldwide level, Sterling's qualities often seem to be appreciated more by the opposition than many of England's fans. Croatia , meanwhile, has played an extra game given the three 30-minute extra times they've participated in.
However, Iran exports might squeeze further if United States takes more aggressive stance on sanctions, they said . If Libyan production can get back to its high then this will take care of some of the spare capacity concerns.
On Sunday he moves on to Helsinki to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for long-awaited talks on neutral territory. The Jameson in Hammersmith has rebranded itself The Trump Arms for the US President's visit.
The law, The Community Defense Act, prohibits adult entertainment - defined as nude or topless dancing - between midnight and 6am. Calls to the Columbus Police Department's media information officers went to voicemail.
Hours later, Erdogan announced the make-up a new streamlined cabinet which included his son-in-law as finance minister. On Monday, he took the presidential oath of office to become Turkey's first president under its new system.
However, Brewer said she does not think McCain will make it back to the Senate in order to vote on the Kavanaugh confirmation. The Senator from Iowa chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, which he said will take a few days or weeks to review Kavanaugh.
The rescued boys had not been identified out of respect for the families whose sons were still trapped, officials had said. The Thai Navy Seals also released new video showing the three-day rescue operation that captivated the world.
India approved strong net neutrality rules
India has adopted recommendations strongly backing net neutrality that experts say could be the "strongest" in the world. The Centre on Wednesday accepted the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's recommendations on net neutrality.
Tory rebels move to block Theresa May's Brexit plans
That was despite the likes of Mr Johnson and Mr Davis privately expressing their reservations about the prime minister's strategy. Conservative lawmaker Michael Fallon, an ally of May, dismissed Johnson's "Brexit dream" rallying cry.
Thailand football team won't attend World Cup final
He did not say if the coach , the only adult with the boys for nine days before they found, was able to dive and walk out unaided. Thai Navy SEALs also posted photos and a video of some of their operations in the cave on their Facebook page Wednesday.
Professor's cat climbs onto his head in TV interview
The only recognition of the cat from Targalski is when he moves the cat's tail away from his face twice during the interview . Amazingly, Targalski was unfazed by his cat, even moving Lisio's tail out of his way when it covered his eyes.