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Trump criticises Germany’s deal with Russia on Nord Stream 2

Germany’s deal with Russia for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline “should have never been allowed to have happened”, United States President Donald Trump said on Wednesday.
By Staff reporter 12 July 2018 0 31721

Germany’s deal with Russia for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline “should have never been allowed to have happened”, United States President Donald Trump said on Wednesday.

“I think it’s very sad when Germany makes a massive oil and gas deal with Russia, where [NATO is] supposed to be guarding against Russia, and Germany goes out and pays billions and billions of dollars a year to Russia,” Trump said at a NATO summit in Brussels.

“If you look at it, Germany is a captive of...