Trump’s Trade Adviser Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate’ Trudeau Comments
13 June, 2018, 14:35 | Author: Genevieve Gibbs
Immediately after his remarks Saturday, Trump blasted Trudeau's statement as "dishonest & weak" on Twitter and announced the USA would not be signing the joint G7 communique - a symbolic but unprecedented move.
In a tweet posted Saturday evening, Trump said his decision to rescind support for the statement was based on "false statements" made by Trudeau during a press conference he gave, as well as "the fact that Canada is charging massive Tariffs" on USA companies.
Trudeau said after the G-7 meeting that the aluminum and steel tariffs imposed by the USA on Canada on national security grounds were insulting and that "Canadians are polite, we're reasonable, but we also will not be pushed around". Dems lack heir apparent this time MORE and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, asking: "Trudeau or Trump?" "Our Tariffs are in response to his of 270% on dairy!", Trump wrote in a second tweet.
On 1 June, the U.S. imposed a 25% tariff for steel and 10% for aluminium on imports from the European Union (EU), Canada, and Mexico.
G7 leaders jumped to the defence of Trudeau and reiterated their support for their joint statement.
Scaramucci went on to say that Trump has great respect for Trudeau, likes him personally and thinks he is an effective leader - and that Canadians shouldn't read too much into Trump's personal attacks.
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"[Trudeau] really kind of stabbed us in the back", Kudlow, the director of the National Economic Council who had accompanied Trump to Canada, said on CNN's "State of the Union". He was asked why he was jeopardizing relations with long-standing allies like Canada while welcoming a historical US enemy with open arms as a friend.
At his closing G-7 press conference on Saturday, Trudeau called United States steel and aluminium tariffs "insulting" and pledged to proceed with previously announced retaliatory tariffs.
While Navarro backed down from his attack, Trump did not, continuing on Tuesday to accuse Trudeau of acting in bad faith and trying to take advantage of the United States. At a rare solo news conference before heading to Asia, Trump said he pressed for the G-7 countries to eliminate all tariffs, trade barriers and subsidies in their trading practices. Trump addressed the feud following his meetings with Kim in Singapore at a more than hour-long press conference.
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