NATO chief say he's "looking forward" to working with Trump

NATO General Secretary Jens Stoltenberg said Monday he was "looking forward” to working with America's incoming president Donald Trump and his administration.

Speaking in Istanbul, Turkey, during a NATO gathering, he also "reiterated" the western military alliance's "dedication to increasing funds from non-U.S. members," AP reported.

NATO chief due in Ankara for first visit since coup attempt

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg will pay a two-day visit to Ankara on Sept. 8 and 9 to both show the alliance's support and solidarity with Turkey following the defeated coup attempt on July 15 and to discuss developments in Syria, after the Turkish army launched an incursion into its southern neighbor to fight against jihadists.