Trump calls on nations to reject globalism, embrace nationalism

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UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on nations around the globe to embrace nationalism and reject globalism, saying wise leaders put their own people and countries first.

U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) at U.N. headquarters in New York City, New York, U.S., September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

“The free world must embrace its national foundations. It must not attempt to erase them or replace them,” he told the United Nations General Assembly. “The future does not belong to globalists, the future belongs to patriots.”