The EU has accused the US of profiteering from the Ukraine war by selling guns and gas at ramped up prices.
Several high-ranking officials within the Bloc accused Joe Biden of capitalizing on the brutal Russian invasion by marking up the cost to import the vital products.
One senior official told Politico they believe the US was standing to gain the most from the continuation of the fighting, nine months after soldiers first invaded.
‘The fact is, if you look at it soberly, the country that is most profiting from this war is the U.S. because they are selling more gas and at higher prices, and because they are selling more weapons,’ the official told Politico.
In recent months, Europeans have weaned off Russian energy and gas, the countries have been forced to look to the U.S. for their oil. EU countries, however pay roughly four-times as much for gas as it costs in America.
The comments come at an already tumultuous moment between the Americans and several nations as Europe grapples…