“The times in which we could completely depend on others are on the way out. I’ve experienced that in the last few days,” Merkel told a crowd at an election rally in Munich, southern Germany. “We Europeans truly have to take our fate into our own hands,” she added.She added that while Europe would keep trying to maintain a solid relationship with the Continue reading "Germany’s Angela Merkel Indicates Europe Can No Longer Rely on the United States"
While President Donald Trump tweeted out this morning that his recent trip to Europe was a “great success” that brought “big results,” it appears that European leaders didn’t feel as warm and fuzzy about his visit. Speaking to a crowd at an election rally in Germany today, German Chancellor Angela Merkel stated that it looked like the days where the United States and post-Brexit Britain could be depended on as reliable partners to Europe appeared to be done. From Agence France Presse’s coverage of Merkel’s comments: