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Norway has called on political leaders to put greater emphasis on job creation in order to rebalance society and withstand extremism.
Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi discusses Islamic State and how it can be defeated.
Terrorism and Russia are the greatest threats facing society and a "collective defense" is the only way to uphold Western democratic values.
Estonian Defence Minister Margus Tsahkna weighs in on the threat that Russia poses to Europe.
German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen discusses relations with Russia and the potential impact of fake news.
Vice President Mike Pence declared that the US would "hold Russia accountable" and maintain steadfast support for NATO.
The secretary general of NATO is supporting demands from the U.S. for members to increase their defense contribution.
Jens Stoltenberg, NATO secretary general, discusses the defense spending of member states.
President of Eurasia Group Ian Bremmer discusses U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's latest speech, as well as the Trump administration's foreign policy.
"We have at the moment in the eurozone of course a problem with the value of the euro," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said it was important to work with Russia in the fight against Islamist terrorism.
China should be more worried than the U.S. is about the latest developments around North Korea, analysts say.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said Europe should resist U.S. pressure to spend more spending on defense.
Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu was set to visit Singapore this weekend, marking an Israeli head of state’s first official visit in 30 years.
The Pentagon's F-35 program head said the price on the fighter is "on track" to reach as low as $80 million in 2019.
The ship, the Viktor Leonov, is expected to sail down the East Coast. The White House has not commented on the presence of the ship.
Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour:
Defense ministers from NATO are under pressure to raise contributions to the security group as conflicts grow across the world.
The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been killed in Malaysia, the Yonhap News Agency and other South Korean media outlets reported.
The U.S. aerospace and defense industry has set a new record for international sales in 2016, delivering $146 billion in exports.
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