The administration of new US President Donald trump is a “challenge” for the European Union, especially in the field of Commerce, said Friday French President Francois Hollande.
“Let us speak frankly, there are the challenges of the American administration. It concerns the rules of trade and what is our position to resolve conflicts in the world,” he told reporters in Berlin.
Recall, trump has signed a decree on the withdrawal of the U.S. from a number of countries signatories to the agreement on the creation of new regional economic unions – the TRANS-Pacific partnership (TPP).
As reported, Donald trump is not satisfied with the ratio of contribution of his country in international organizations, in particular NATO and the UN, c the final result.
According to The Washington Post, all the top leaders of the US state Department have left their positions. The publication says that these resignations became known on the background of mass layoffs, a high-ranking state Department employees who disagree with the plans of the new US administration in relation to American foreign policy.