The head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said he was ready to maintain the independence of the American States if they want to secede from the United States. It is reported by CNBC.
He explained that the US President Donald trump was so glad Brexit, which encouraged other countries to follow the UK example. “If this continues, then I will support independence, Ohio and Austin, Texas,” said Juncker.
Wednesday, 30 March, the press Secretary of the White house Sean Spicer said that the us President was “a leader in the calls for Brexit”.
The trump in August of last year, being the candidate for US presidents from Republican party, wrote on Twitter that soon it will be called “Mr. Brexit”.
Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)
18 August 2016, 12:11
March 29 was officially launched procedure Brexit. A referendum on British exit from the EU was held on 23 June 2016. More than half of the population voted for Brexit.
24 Mar Juncker intimidated trump a possible war in the Balkans in the event of a collapse of the EU. According to the head of the European Commission, the positive attitude of the American President to the UK out of the EU is unexpected and disturbing, proving in turn that the trump does not know the complex history of Europe.