As President Donald Trump prepares to head to Europe, he is snubbing close allies while reaching out to rivals.
The president abruptly cancelled a planned trip to Denmark Tuesday after his proposal to purchase Greenland was mocked as “absurd.”
That same day, Trump again suggested he would like to see Russia rejoin the G7, a group of the world’s leading economies that the country was expelled from for annexing Crimea from Ukraine.
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President Donald Trump is snubbing a close US ally while reaching out to a top US rival as he prepares to head to Europe.
On Tuesday, Trump abruptly cancelled a planned trip to Denmark after his proposal to purchase Greenland was dismissed as “absurd.”
That same day, he suggested that Russia be re-instated as a member of the Group of Seven (G7), a collection of industrialized nations formerly known as the G8 until Russia was expelled in 2014…