Tag: European Army
The EU economy is hitting new lows and Britain’s departure will be one more unedifying message to its members: time for a rethink of the project.
With Britain leaving the EU, the French president sees an opportunity for France becoming the lead power in Europe. His call for Europe to regain “military sovereignty” is aimed at enhancing French power as the top European military force.
While Trump hides that the US simply can’t afford its empire, Macron hides that Europe has pushed for its own army even before Trump assumed office.
The US pulls out of its international commitments and expects everyone else to do too, under pain of imposing sanctions. Huffing and puffing, the petulant American bully seems willing to start World War III in order to get its way come hell or high water – and to hell with the planet.