When Trump met NATO: Blunt talk and meaningful silences
From 2ndL, Belgium's King Philippe, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, U.S. President Donald Trump, Montenegro's Prime Minister Dusko Markovic, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite, Croatia's President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and Dutch Prime Minster Mark Rutte walk together inside the new NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

When Trump met NATO: Blunt talk and meaningful silences

By Simon Reich, Professor in The Division of Global Affairs and The Department of Political Science, Rutgers University Newark . World leaders met in Brussels for the NATO Summit 2017. AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Poo Donald Trump’s electoral campaign was notable for his abrasive statements and blunt assessments about a variety of issues. Among his more unforgettable…