July 16, 2021

US, Germany stand strong in fight to defend democracy

Featuring Richard Fontaine

Source: The Australian

The president of the Centre for New American Security, Richard Fontaine, said the meeting ­between the two leaders had not necessarily bridged differences ­between the US and Germany. “But the tone was very different,” he said. “President Trump seemed to reserve a special feeling of grievance for Germany, seeing it as a major NATO economy shirking its defence responsibilities."

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Authors

  • Richard Fontaine

    Chief Executive Officer

    Richard Fontaine is the Chief Executive Officer of the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). He served as President of CNAS from 2012-19 and as Senior Advisor and Senior ...