Principle 7: Strengthen the NATO Alliance

Strengthen the NATO Alliance

The United States shall:

7.1 Strengthen the most successful alliance in history.

7.2 Insist on increased allied burden sharing to raise military preparedness.

7.3 Counter undemocratic instincts of Alliance members. NATO cannot have tolerance for undemocratic actions of its member states.

7.4 Stand up to Russian aggression, in Crimea, Ukraine and in Allied areas of operation.

7.5 Expand engagement with non-NATO partners in Finland and Sweden.