Trump is right about the U.S. overspending on NATO. For all intents and purposes, NATO is the United States.
When Trump declares “NATO is obsolete,” he needs to elaborate further. I think he means “obsolete” in that NATO has morphed into a creature it was never intended to be. Agreements like NATO and so-called “international trade agreements” are essentially treaties. Once inked, treaties can involve obligations that can over-reach documents like the U.S. Constitution.
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