Get ready America, were are about to be ‘annexed’ just the way Crimea was by Putin.

Donald Trump has spoken about his wish that he and Vladimir Putin become friends one day, but said, for the moment, they are ultimately competitors. The two are due to meet for talks in Finland next week. Taking questions after an emergency NATO meeting Thursday, Trump was asked how he sees the Russian president.

“Ultimately he’s a competitor—he’s representing Russia, I’m representing the United States,” said Trump. “In a sense we’re competitors, it’s not a question of friend or enemy. He’s not my enemy.