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Germany risks losing credibility in defense, US ambassador says

By David Martin on Monday, June 4, 2018

In an interview with Breitbart, the US’s Berlin envoy Richard Grenell accused the Bundeswehr of being unable to step up when called upon by NATO allies. Grenell also said he hopes to “empower” Europe’s conservatives. In an interview with ultra-conservative US news website Breitbart, US President Donald Trump’s ambassador to Germany, Richard Grenell, heavily criticized Berlin’s defense spending, saying Germany is losing credibility. The US’s envoy in Berlin also tasked himself…