Trump-proof for NATO? Alliance appears to be like to take over US-led efforts to arm Ukraine | EUROtoday

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Trump-proof for NATO?

Trump-proof for NATO? © France24

Originally, it was purported to be a NATO international ministers’ assembly to plan a birthday celebration. But at 75, the identical Alliance that just some years in the past questioned whether or not it had outlived its function, now has to as an alternative determine find out how to rapidly tackle extra accountability. Up to now, the United States ran site visitors for arming Ukraine. But the eventuality of a return of Donald Trump has members – together with the present administration in Washington – preferring that NATO hq safeguard that remit.

We will ask about plans to Trump-proof the navy alliance within the face of a Russia that’s anticipated to go on the offensive in Ukraine. On that rating, we’ll ask about Kyiv’s battle plan, its reducing of conscription age from 27 to 25… and what an extended conflict means for the entire of Europe.

Produced by Alessandro Xenos, Rebecca Gnignati and Imen Mellaz.