It appears that the European Leaders are really pissed over President Trump’s support for BREXIT, the United Kingdom’s leaving the EU. The EU leader, Jean-Claude Juncker, says that he will support the breakup of the United States. He will support the exit of Texas and Ohio from the Republic. WTH? Jean-Claude is not keeping up with current events. Hasn’t he heard that we need his help getting rid of California?
As Written By NICK GUTTERIDGE, BRUSSELS CORRESPONDENT for Express U.K.
EUROPEAN Union boss Jean-Claude Juncker issued a jaw-dropping threat to the United States, saying he could campaign to break up the country in revenge for Donald Trump’s supportive comments about Brexit.
In an extraordinary speech the EU Commission president said he would push for Ohio and Texas to split from the rest of America if the Republican president does not change his tune and become more supportive of the EU.
The remarks are diplomatic dynamite at a time when relations between Washington and Brussels are already strained over Europe’s meagre contributions to NATO and the US leader’s open preference for dealing with national governments.
A spokesman for the bloc later said that the remarks were not meant to be taken literally, but also tellingly did not try to pass them off as humorous and insisted the EU chief was making a serious comparison.
They are by far the most outspoken intervention any senior EU figure has made about Mr Trump and are likely to dismay some European leaders who were hoping to seek a policy of rapprochement with their most important ally.
Speaking at the centre-right European People Party’s (EPP) annual conference in Malta yesterday afternoon, the EU Commission boss did not hold back in his disdain for the…..
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