The former American president, however, did not go back on his most bizarre comment, when he announced on Saturday that he “will encourage” Russia will attack NATO countries if they don’t pay their share.
Donald Trump on Monday, February 12, set aside numerous criticisms of his threats regarding NATO, confirming that he has created the Atlantic Alliance. “strong” under his command. The presumptive Republican candidate for the US presidential election in November, however, did not back down on his most outrageous comment, when he announced on Saturday that he “will encourage” Russia will attack NATO countries if they don’t pay their share.
“I strengthened NATO and even the hard-left Democrats and fake Republicans admit that”Donald Trump said on his network, Truth Social. “When I told the 20 countries that weren’t paying their fair share that they had to pay or they wouldn’t get American protection, the money started flowing.”he said. “But now I’m not here to tell “You have to pay”Here they go again.”The former president continued.
“NATO must equalize, and now”
Donald Trump, who will face President Joe Biden in the election, regularly criticizes North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies for failing to meet their military spending commitments. Republicans were also critical on Monday of the United States’ aid to Ukraine compared to its NATO partners. And this is when the US Congress is debating a new envelope of 60 billion dollars for Kiev.
“We aid Ukraine more than $100 billion more than NATO”Donald Trump assured. “NATO must equalize, and now”, he demanded. “Otherwise, it will be America First!With regard to the foreign policy principle of his mandate (2017-2021), the former businessman launched.