Merkel Challenger Schulz Trump 'Most Un-American' U.S. President Seen in Years

Martin Schulz, the former European Parliament president and Angela Merkel's challenger in the German election, says in an interview with DER SPIEGEL that he views Donald Trump as a threat to European security. He also calls on the chancellor to do more to strengthen the EU.
German Social Democratic Chancellor Candidate Martin Schulz

German Social Democratic Chancellor Candidate Martin Schulz

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the beer tent in Trudering, the Munich suburb where she famously announced that the U.S. and Britain are no longer reliable partners for Europe.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the beer tent in Trudering, the Munich suburb where she famously announced that the U.S. and Britain are no longer reliable partners for Europe.

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Translated from the German by Paul Cohen