The President of the United States Donald trump pointed out Montenegro, its true place in the North Atlantic Alliance, pushing the Prime Minister of this country, Dusko Markovic. This view was expressed by the Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov in his Twitter, commenting on the incident at the NATO summit in Brussels.
Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov)
25 may 2017, 22:17
May 25, during the tour for the heads of state at the new headquarters of the Alliance trump pushed Markovic, to go forward and to be close to the Secretary General of the organization Jens Stoltenberg. The incident was caught on video and caused a stormy discussion in social networks.
The White house later clarified that the American leader followed the agreed scheme of arrangement of leaders of the countries-members of NATO on their collective photos.
Himself the Montenegrin Prime Minister said that did not give this situation the values. “Naturally, the President of the United States is in the first row”, — he said.
Montenegro will formally join the North Atlantic Alliance on 5 June. The country will become the 29th member of NATO.