President Trump Meets With Leaders At NATO Summit


Wednesday, December 4th 2019, 9:14 am
By: News On 6


President Trump is in the United Kingdom for day two of the NATO summit.

Tuesday, the President spent the day in a series of meetings and launched attacks on a key European ally.

President Trump criticized the President of France and said the 70-year-old alliance was "brain dead" without U.S. leadership.

The two leaders later met to talk about possible U.S. tariffs on French goods and had a tense back and forth over how to handle foreign fighters captured in Syria.

During a meeting with Canada's Prime Minister, President Trump criticized the entire alliance and called on both leaders to increase their countries' military spending. 

The President is scheduled to meet with a number of world leaders Wednesday, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

 

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