Trump and his relationship with Europe

Trump told European leaders that US ‘will never come to help you’.

Trump told European leaders that the US would never come to help them if they were attacked, and also said that NATO was dead and that he wanted them to pay more for defense 1.

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

These remarks were reportedly made during a private meeting with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen at the World Economic Forum in Davos in 2020.

The EU official who heard these comments, Thierry Breton, said that they were a “big wake-up call” and warned that Trump may come back to power .

He also said that the EU has no other options but to increase its own self-defense capabilities amid Russia’s war in Ukraine.

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