NATO leaders keep pressure on Russia over Ukraine

US President Barack Obama (R), pictured with US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and White House National Security Advisor Susan Rice at the NATO summit in Warsaw on July 8, 2016The 28 NATO nations, led by US President Barack Obama at his last alliance summit, on Friday endorsed their biggest military revamp since the end of the Cold War in response to the Ukraine conflict. Leaders will discuss Ukraine with President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday. Diplomatic sources said that at a dinner late Friday, leaders devoted most of their time to Russia and agreed that only a firm stand would get President Vladimir Putin to mend his ways, especially in Ukraine.

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