NATO: For Eurocrats, there never seems to be any downside to insulting President Trump, a man the EU’s suave socialists love to hate. It has been on display as Trump prepares to meet with his fellow NATO members during his trip to Europe.
Typical was the snarky, disrespectful reception for Trump prepared by European Council President Donald Tusk, on the eve of the much-awaited NATO meeting: “First of all, dear America, appreciate your allies, after all you don’t have that many.”
Tusk went on, talking about how Trump was “criticizing Europe almost daily for, in his view, insufficient contributions to the common defense capabilities, and for living off the U.S.”
He meant it to be snide and sarcastic. But Tusk’s criticism is notable because, in fact, Trump’s comments happen to too true. It’s been an open secret for decades.
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