EU to ditch US partnership: Tusk says Europe must fly solo in face of global threats

DONALD TUSK has sent a jaw-dropping threat to US President Donald Trump, decrying the American’s lack of reliability in the face of a number of threats to global security and prosperity.

The European Council President kicked off the latest European summit, held in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, telling reporters Mr Trump had become a far from useful ally who acts with “capricious assertiveness”.

Washington and Brussels have been at loggerheads over a number of issues since Mr Trump was inaugurated in January 2017, most recently a trade war of aluminium and steel tariffs and the Iran nuclear deal.

Speaking to reporters in Sofia, Mr Tusk said the US...
source: Express

2018-05-16 17:56
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