Annalena Baerbock: Effects of Trump’s second time period “completely unclear” | EUROtoday

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AForeign Minister Annalena Baerbock (Greens) is anxious in regards to the predictability of US politics in view of a attainable second presidency of Donald Trump. “Trust and reliability and also the transatlantic friendship are, I believe, more important than ever in these times,” mentioned Baerbock on Friday night on the “Politics on the Ground” occasion organized by the editorial community Germany, the NDR and the “Hannoverscher Allgemeine Zeitung”.

While the German authorities is working carefully with the present US administration underneath President Joe Biden, it’s “completely unclear” what a second Trump time period would imply for transatlantic relations and support to Ukraine. Baerbock pressured that she had “repeatedly sought contacts” in each political camps within the USA.

US President Biden's weak efficiency within the first TV debate in opposition to his challenger Trump is stirring up panic within the Democratic Party and resulting in requires him to withdraw from the race for the White House. The TV debate was seen as a take a look at for the 81-year-old Democrat. Before the controversy, 78-year-old Trump was narrowly forward in most polls. His lead was considerably larger within the betting workplaces when it got here to the query of who would win the election in early November. Biden slipped dramatically right here after the controversy.