At a NATO breakfast, President Trump criticized Germany for a gas pipeline deal with Russia:

Later, Trump met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel:

Dems such as Chuck Schumer, Dianne Feinstein and Nancy Pelosi slammed Trump’s comments:

And those liberal Democrats got a pearl-clutching assist from NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell, who went so far as to declare a winner:

We don’t recall the mainstream media unleashing many “Putin wins” comments after Obama’s “more flexibility” promise that Medvedev said he’s “transmit to Vladimir.”