International Business Times quotes Brent Scowcroft Center Visiting Fellow Lisa Aronsson on NATO’s defense spending and what it means for an increasingly hostile Europe:

But for now, how much a nation spends on defense spending remains the best metric in an increasingly hostile Europe, according to Lisa Aronsson, visiting fellow at the Atlantic Council: “For partners and adversaries especially, overall spending matters because it measures both capability and political will.”

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