Trump said he would encourage Russia to do 'whatever the hell' it wants to Nato allies who don't pay up

Posted on AllSides February 11th, 2024
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Donald Trump said on Saturday that as president, he warned Nato allies that he “would encourage” Russia “to do whatever the hell they want” to countries that are “delinquent” as he ramped up his attacks on foreign aid and longstanding international alliances.

Speaking at a rally in Conway, South Carolina, Mr Trump recounted a story he has told before about an unidentified Nato member who confronted him over his threat not to defend members who fail to meet the trans-Atlantic alliance’s defence spending targets.

But this time, Mr Trump went further, saying...

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