US President Donald Trump has brought up the possibility of the accession of Brazil to the Nato into the game. He intended the South American country as a major Non-Nato ally to be classified

Trump said at a joint press conference with the Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in the rose garden of the White house. There may also be a Nato-membership would be conceivable. To do this, many conversations are still necessary.

Bolsonaro said that military cooperation with the United States had been expanded. Trump also mentioned a space station of the future, from the near-Equatorial Brazil from space flights possible.

Trump and Bolsonaro are both populists on the right political edge. You want to take advantage of the situation and the relations between their two countries on a new footing. In the recent time had been in Brazil governments in Power that were set in the USA to critical.

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