Chief Advisor to the President of the United States Stephen Bannon met with German Ambassador Peter Vitigam and announced a new “hostile” U.S. government against the European Union. About it reports Reuters, citing sources familiar with the contents of the negotiations.
Reuters sources say that’bannon during the meeting with Victhom called the EU’s “flawed design.” “The White house has no understanding that the collapse of the European Union will have serious consequences,” — said the Agency interlocutor.
The meeting, according to the Agency, took place a week before Vice-President Mike Pence made his first visit to Europe, where he met with EU leaders and assured that the United States remains a “true friend” of the EU. The United States and the European Union “unite common heritage, shared values and a common goal of peace consolidation,” he said. The Vice President also stated that “the inviolability of NATO.” Visit a Penny in the EU took place amid concern European leaders regarding calls for President Donald trump for EU countries to withdraw from the Association.
The German Ambassador refused to comment on the meeting, citing the confidentiality of the talks. White house spokesman confirmed the Agency information on the meeting’bannon and Wittig, but noted that the conversation “lasted no more than three minutes”, the parties had time to exchange greetings.
Donald trump called “wonderful” the intention of the UK to secede from the Union on January 27, Reuters reported. He stated this at a press conference with the Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may at the White house.
During his election campaign, trump has also repeatedly criticized U.S. allies in NATO and called the Alliance a “legacy organization”.