NATO, Russia, Merkel, Brexit: Trump unleashes broadsides on Europe / European leaders react to Trump bombshells

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Series Details 16.01.17
Publication Date 16/01/2017
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US President-elect Donald Trump gave an interview to the United Kingdom newspaper The Times and German newspaper Bild on the 15 January 2017.

He made negative comments about Chancellor Merkel of Germany, NATO and the Iran deal, supported the UK leaving the EU and advocated a free trade deal with the UK, while also offering a friendly hand to the Russia of Vladimir Putin.

Source Link http://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/nato-russia-merkel-brexit-trump-unleashes-broadsides-on-europe/
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