Trump Attacks Germany At NATO Meeting and Merkel Fires Back

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday attacked Germany for being a “captive” of Russia in abrasive comments that took many people by surprise.  All the leaders of Western Europe are in Brussels for a NATO summit where there has been an uneasy expectation that Trump was coming to the summit to cause trouble. He has been saying for months that he wants Europeans to pay more for military defense and the U.S. burden is too great. read more

EU Official Warns America That Trump Is Costing The US Allies

Real evidence that Trump is burning decades-old bridges came from the comments from a senior EU official days before Trump meets with NATO allies.

The AP reported:
On the eve of a NATO summit meant to showcase the West’s unity and resolve to counter Russia, European Council President Donald Tusk directed a remark at Trump, saying “it is always worth knowing who is your strategic friend and who is your strategic problem.” read more