President Biden has campaigned on a promise to revive alliances like NATO, and the North Atlantic Treaty in Madrid this week will provide a real test of America’s ability to rally allies. of Mr. Biden.
The most pressing question remains Ukraine’s defense. The president deserves credit for his delay in sending substantial military aid to Kyiv, but Russian forces are still making gains in the Donbas against the defeated Ukrainians. Can Mr Biden count on richer European countries to do more for their neighbours?
https://www.wsj.com/articles/biden-nato-summit-madrid-two-percent-gdp-defense-military-spending-aid-ukraine-war-russia-europe-france-germany-finland-sweden-erdogan-11656268684 Biden’s NATO Summit To-Do List