Current Affairs Global - 5 September 2014

1. NATO summit, the largest gathering of international leaders ever to take place, has started in Wales in UK from 4th to 5th September 2014. This will be the first NATO summit since Chicago in 2012, and the first NATO summit in the United Kingdom since Margaret Thatcher welcomed NATO leaders to London in 1990.


More than 60 world leaders, including US President Barack Obama and British PM David Cameron, are attending the summit.


2. The US economy added 142,000 jobs in August, as per the latest details published by the labor department.The unemployment rate dropped marginally to 6.1% in August compared to 6.2% in July. This data confirms improvement of US job market with stable growth.