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NATO Secretary General announces 'more ambitious targets' for defense spending

USA (bbabo.net), - NATO countries during the summer summit in Vilnius can set a more "ambitious" goal for defense spending, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in an interview with Die Welt, published today, January 25. #

“I proceed from the fact that at the NATO summit, which will be held in July this year in Vilnius, there will be a new goal for defense spending. It needs to be updated. I can't say exactly what we will agree on. But I proceed from the fact that we will talk about a more ambitious goal than before, because everyone sees that we must invest more, ”said Stoltenberg.

He expressed confidence that an agreement would be reached at the meeting, TASS quotes.

NATO Secretary General announces 'more ambitious targets' for defense spending