Jens Stoltenberg or Donald Truephoto: Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
The President of the United States Donald trump believes that Germany became a “prisoner of Russia.” He stated, after meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg before a NATO summit in Brussels, reports Reuters.
The American leader has criticized the support of the Berlin project “Nord stream-2” gas pipeline between Russia and Germany, which will run under the Baltic sea. He also again expressed his dissatisfaction with the fact that the German authorities for failing to increase spending on its own defense, despite the country’s funds.
Trump also stressed that he considers “highly inappropriate” situation in which the US is paying to protect Europe from Russia.
Video, photo All from Russia.