The natural-gas pipeline from Russia to Germany has split Europe down the middle

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CNBC—The natural gas pipeline from Russia to Germany has split Europe down the middle and set Germany on a collision course with some of its closest allies, the Financial Times reports.

Trump accidentally makes a good point about Germany’s natural gas pipeline to Russia. As the NATO summit opened in Belgium on Wednesday, President Donald Trump quickly made headlines for publicly mocking Germany for building a new natural gas pipeline to Russia. Ironically, Trump is right that the Germans should not be building this pipeline — but his reasoning is all wrong. Trump, who is heavily backed by the U.S. gas and […]