Patriot Retort: So, see if you can follow this logic.
President Trump calls out NATO countries – especially Germany – for paying Russia billions for natural gas and oil.
Thanks to Sundance at The Conservative Treehouse for this relevant exchange:
Stoltenberg: […] I think that two World Wars and the Cold War taught us that we are stronger together than apart.
Trump: But how can you be together when a country is getting its energy from the person you want protection against or from the group that you want protection?
Stoltenberg: Because we understand that when we stand together, also in dealing with Russia, we are stronger. I think what we have seen is that —
Trump: No, you’re just making Russia richer. You’re not dealing with Russia. You’re making Russia richer.
Of course, the breakfast meeting also included Trump’s takedown of Germany for their energy agreement with Russia. But I won’t repost the video since it’s in the previous post.
But, here’s the nub of what he said: