Donald Tusk

European Union President Donald Tusk on Tuesday delivered a strongly worded statement directed at President Donald Trump amid his ongoing criticism of NATO: “Appreciate your allies. After all, you don’t have that many.”
Tusk’s remarks come after sustained criticism of NATO by Trump in relation to how it’s funded.
“Money is important, but genuine solidarity is even more important,” Tusk said.

European Union President Donald Tusk on Tuesday delivered a strongly worded statement directed at President Donald Trump amid his ongoing criticism of NATO: “Appreciate your allies. After all, you don’t have that many.”

As Trump was set to travel to Brussels for a NATO summit, Tusk said, “I would like to address President Trump directly, who for a long time now has been criticizing Europe almost daily for, in his view, insufficient contributions to the common defence capabilities, and for living off the US.”

“Dear President Trump: America does not have, and will not have a better ally than Europe,” Tusk added. “Money is important, but genuine solidarity is even more important.”

Tusk outlined the ways in which Europe has stood by the US in recent years, including after the 9/11 terror attacks. He also noted that Europeans spend about …read more


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