German Chancellor Angela Merkel makes a statement in Vilnius, Lithuania September 14, 2018. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
VILNIUS - Reuters
Merkel - NATO needs to strengthen its defence capabilities
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that the NATO military alliance has no choice but to improve its defence capabilities.
"It is unavoidable for NATO to boost its defence alliance," she told a news conference in Vilnius.